The 2018 Tennessee Elk Conservation Tag was awarded to the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Foundation (TWRF), a 501(c)3 nonprofit. This coveted tag will be raffled off on August 16, 2018, and the proceeds will benefit elk habitat restoration efforts in Tennessee. One lucky winner will be selected to participate in the fall 2018 rifle elk hunt on North Cumberland WMA in one of the Elk Hunting Zones. The hunt dates will be determined by the Tennessee Fish & Wildlife Commission (TFWC) and announced at the May Meeting. Raffle winner will be announced at the TFWC August meeting.
SCI Corporate Sponsor Bass Pro Shops will sweeten the deal even further by outfitting the winner with a brand new Tikka T3X Lite stainless bolt-action rifle in 7mm Rem. Mag. topped with an Oculus Pro Team HD 3x9x40mm riflescope. Tickets are only $10 for a chance at this once-in-a-lifetime hunting opportunity and a prize package valued at more than $1,000. There is no limit on the number of entries per customer.
Tennessee state law requires that you must be at least 18 years old to enter. You need not be present to win. The winner must be a U.S. citizen eligible to legally own a firearm according to federal law. The winner is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with the prize, and must possess the required licenses and permits to participate in the hunt.