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Special SCDNR Hunts

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Special SCDNR Hunts

Youth Age 17 & Younger

Date

Location

Contact Info.

Turkey

Mar. 29, 2014

Private Lands Statewide; Turkey tags required.

All WMA’s normally open to turkey hunting except: Bear Island, Donnelley, Keowee, Santee Coastal Reserve, Santee Cooper, Hatchery Waterfowl Area, Bonneau Ferry, Belfast

Raccoon

Sept. 14 (GmZns 3-6);

Oct. 12 (GmZns 1-2)

Private Lands Only

Squirrel

Sept. 28, 2013

Private Lands Only

Quail

Nov. 23, 2013

Private Lands Only

Rabbit

Mar. 8, 2014

Private Lands Only

Deer

Jan. 4, 2014

Limit 2 deer, either sex; no tags required

Private Lands Statewide

All WMAs normally open to deer hunting except: Bear Island, Crackerneck, Donnelley, Draper, Fant’s Grove, Keowee, McBee, Palachucola, Santee Coastal Reserve, Santee Cooper, Hatchery, Webb, Bonneau Ferry, Hamilton Ridge and Botany Bay Plantation.

Youth Dove

Open to youth only ages 17 and younger accompanied by an adult at least 21 years old. Adults may bring up to 2 youth and only the youth may shoot. No pre-registration required.

Sept. 7

Abbeville Co. USFS

Power of Partnerships

For information call 864-223-2731.

Sept. 7

Union Co. USFS

Herbert Dove Field

For information call 864-427-5140.

Sept. 7

Newberry Co. SCDOT

For information call 803-734-3886.

Sept. 7

Draper WMA York Co.

For information call 803-609-6986.

Sept. 7

Sumter Co.

Manchester State Forest

Bland Field 1

For information call 803-734-3886.

Sept. 7

Santee Cooper WMA

Orangeburg Co.

For information call 803-734-3886.

Selected Days

Botany Bay Plantation WMA

For information call Region 4 SCDNR 843-844-8957 or 843-869-2713.

Youth Only Deer Draw Hunt

Nov. 2

Poinsett Gunnery Range

Sumter Co.

Applications available in Sept. Region 3 SCDNR 803-734-3898 or download application from SCDNR web site.

Nov. 16

Laura Lyn Farm Union Co.

Region I SCDNR 864-427-5140. Call or write for application or download application from SCDNR web site.

Nov. 9

10 Point Hunt Club

Spartanburg Co.

Region I SCDNR 864-427-5140. Call or write for application or download application from SCDNR web site.

Oct. 5

Fants Grove WMA

Applications available in early Aug. Call Clemson office at 864-654-1671 ext. 16 or download application from SCDNR web site.

Selected days

Oct.-Nov.

Belfast WMA

Applications available Aug. 20 through Sept. 20. Call SCDNR office 803-734-3898 or download application from SCDNR web site.

Selected days

Oct.-Nov.

Moultrie Hunt Unit

Applications available late August. Call Dennis Wildlife Center at 843-825-3388 or 843-761-8820.

Selected Days

Tibwin (Francis Marion Hunt Unit)

Applications available early Sept. Call US Forest Service at 843-336-3248.

Dec. 14

Clinton House Plantation, Laurens Co.

Region I SCDNR 864-427-5140. Call or write for application or download application from SCDNR web site.

Nov. 9

Yelton Farm

Spartanburg Co.

Region 1 SCDNR 864-427-5140. Call or write for application or download application from SCDNR web site.

Nov. 16

Chufa Ridge Farm
Union Co.

Region 1 SCDNR 864-427-5140. Call or write for application or download application from SCDNR web site.

Oct. 19

Johnson Farm Laurens Co.

Region 1 SCDNR 864-427-5140. Call or write for application or download application from SCDNR web site.

Brownlee Farms Laurens Co.

Nov. 9

Horseshoe Falls

Spartanburg Co.

Region 1 SCDNR 864-427-5140. Call or write for application or download application from SCDNR web site.

Nov. 16

Broken Arrow Hunt Club Cherokee Co.

Region 1 SCDNR 864-427-5140. Call or write for application or download application from SCDNR web site.

Dec. 14

Trophy Buck Club

Union Co.

Region 1 SCDNR 864-427-5140. Call or write for application or download application from SCDNR web site.

Selected days

Oct.-Dec.

Congaree Bluffs HP

Applications available Aug. 20 through Sept. 20. Call SCDNR office 803-734-3898 or download application from SCDNR web site.

Selected days

Oct.-Nov.

Manchester State Forest

Applications available Aug. 20 through Sept. 20. Call SCDNR office 803-734-3898 or download application from SCDNR web site.

Adult/Youth Deer, Turkey, Small Game

See section Wildlife Management Areas

Bluefield WMA

Bluefield WMA is open only to youth 17 and younger who must be accompanied by an adult 21 years of age or older. Adult may hunt also. See section Wildlife Management Areas for restrictions, dates and limits. For more information, call Dennis Wildlife Center at 843-825-3388.

Adult/Youth Deer, Small Game

See section Wildlife Management Areas

Bonneau Ferry Area B

See section Wildlife Management Areas for restrictions, dates. For information, call Dennis Wildlife Center 843-825-3388.

Youth Only Raccoon

Oct.

Darlington Co.

Contact Columbia SCDNR office for information at 803-734-3609.

Nov.

Edgefield Co.

Contact Columbia SCDNR office for information at 803-734-3609.

Nov.

Union Co.

Contact Columbia SCDNR office for information at 803-734-3609.

Nov.

Georgetown Co.

Contact Columbia SCDNR office for information at 803-734-3609.

Jan. 2014

Orangeburg Co.

For applications call Region 3 SCDNR 803-734-3898. Applications due before the first Saturday in Jan.

Jan. 2014

Colleton Co.

Contact Columbia SCDNR office for information at 803-734-3609.

South Carolina Youth Raccoon Hunting Championship

Feb. or Mar. 2014

Webb WMA

Participants are selected by regional Qualifying hunts. For more information, call the Furbearer Project at 803-734-3609 or Webb WMA at 803-625-3569.

Draw Youth Turkey

Saturdays in Apr.

Santee Cooper, Donnelley, Bonneau Ferry, Belfast

WMA Turkey applications available in late Feb. Call Columbia office at 803-734-3886. Applications due in Mar.

Draw Youth Waterfowl

Sat. during season.

Donnelley & Bonneau Ferry WMAs

Applications available in Oct. Call Columbia office at 803-734-3609.

Special SCDNR Hunts

Mobility Impaired

Date

Location

Sponsor/Contact Info.

Most WMAs are located in remote areas without developed access. For questions concerning access conditions for specific properties and assistance contact SCDNR regional offices on section Directory South Carolina DNR.

Deer

Selected dates

Tibwin, Charleston Co.

US Forest Service & SCDNR. Call USFS McClellanville 843-336-3248.

Oct. 25-26

Fri.-pm/Sat.-am

Upstate Private Areas

Cherokee, Spartanburg & Union counties

Private Landowners & SCDNR Region 1, 864-427-5140

Nov. 1-2

Fri.-pm/Sat.-am

Upstate Private Areas

Laurens, Newberry,
counties

Private Landowners & SCDNR Region 1, 864-427-5140

Turkey

Apr.

Tibwin

US Forest Service & SCDNR. Call USFS McClellanville 843-336-3248.

NOTE: Eligibility requirements for mobility impaired deer hunts at these locations are as follows: Persons permanently confined to a wheelchair, persons permanently requiring the use of mechanical aids (crutches, walkers, and etc.) to walk or persons with complete single or double leg amputations.

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