|Waterfowl numbers||Ducks numbers have increased slightly mid/late week; expect numbers to increase with weather fronts.|
|Water level||3 ft low; Conservation pool is 1516.0 ft|
|Hunting conditions||Limited food resources as lake level is low resulting in bare shorelines, little to no flooded vegetation; small groups off points near dam and Hell Creek|
|Expected hunting success||Fair|
Refuges are closed Sept 1-Jan 31 to all access except by special permit. This includes land and water refuge areas.
Cedar Creek boat ramp is dry and not accessible.
Elm Creek boat ramp is open and accessible.
Duck Season on Wilson Reservoir
Season: October 28 - December 31, 2023 and January 20-28, 2024
Goose Season on Wilson Reservoir
Canada Geese - October 28-29, 2023 and November 1, 2023 - February 11, 2024
White-Fronted - October 28, 2023 - December 31, 2023 and January 20, 2024 - February 11, 2024
Light Geese - October 28-29, 2023 and November 1, 2023 - February 11, 2024
Light Goose Conservation Order - February 12 - April 30, 2024
Zebra mussels are in Wilson Lake, so be sure to drain/dry/clean boats and equipment before moving to other areas.