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201-AEDC and WOODS RESERVOIR REFUGE

Coffee/Franklin counties • 32,000 acres
near Tullahoma, I-24 exit #117
Wes Winton (931) 967-6101 • SG, WF, BG

All access is strictly controlled. Big Game and Small game hunters are required to sign-in at one of the three hunter sign-in stations. Sign-in stations are located just west of Wattendorf Hwy on Dixie Road next to I-24 and on Harton Blvd. at the west end of Wattendorf Hwy. Hunters may also sign in at the check station. Hunters must fill out a sign-in card and keep a portion of the card on their person while hunting. One card per hunt will suffice (weekend, if staying in the campground or daily). Deer hunters will be required to fill out an observation card at the end of each deer hunt. Certain areas will be closed due to military training. These areas will be gated off and signs will be placed at the gates. These areas may be hunted only if the gates are open. Deer–Archery Zones may be hunted on any deer hunt by drawn hunters with archery equipment only. These areas are closed to small game hunting and turkey hunting. These areas will be marked with orange signs and orange paint.

Caution: There are areas of AEDC that may contain unexploded ordnances (small ammunition, anti-personnel mine, mortars, and artillery rounds.) There are also areas of AEDC where open holes (manholes, wells, and sinkholes) are present. Some of the areas, but not all, are marked. Hunters are advised to use extreme caution. If any unexploded ordnance or open holes are found DO NOT TOUCH. STAY AWAY and notify the AEDC Operations Center at (931) 454-7752.

Shotgun and archery equipment only, except muzzleloading rifles are permitted.Rifles, center fire and rim fire, are prohibited. Federal law prohibits all handguns, including muzzleloading pistols are prohibited. Air rifles are allowed for small game hunting, except for migratory birds.

ATVs are prohibited on AEDC WMA.

Camping and fires are prohibited outside of designated campgrounds.

Unauthorized digging on AEDC is prohibited for safety and legal reasons. Buried and unexploded ordinance (UXO) could be encountered and unauthorized ground disturbance is a violation of Federal Law.

Deer must be checked in at the Hunters’ Check-in station on Old Brick Church Rd.If the Check-in station is closed, hunters should go to the Lake Road Market on Hwy 127.

Woods Resrevoir Waterfowl Refuge—all forms of trespass is prohibited from Dec. 1–Jan. 31.

UNIT 1 — Previously known as the TNARNG maneuver area.
UNIT 2 — Old Camp Forrest area, from golf course to UTSI road and Wattendorf Memorial Hwy to southern property boundary.
UNITs 3, 4, 5, & 6 — remainder of WMA

UNITS 3, 4, 5 & 6

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Same as statewide seasons, except as noted. Small Game hunting closed during deer hunts.

01-deer.tif 03-fall-turkey.tif Deer-turkey-archery - Three hunts. Potential hunt dates: Oct. 11–13, 18–20 , 25–27. No hunter quota, 2 deer, either sex only one may be antlered. Bonus deer. One turkey, either sex.

Deer – shotgun/muzzleloader – Young Sportsman – One hunt. Oct. 5–6. No hunter quota, 2 deer, either sex only one may be antlered. Bonus deer.

Deer – shotgun/muzzleloader – Two hunts. Nov. 29–Dec. 1; Dec. 6–8; 600 quota, 2 deer, either sex only one may be antlered. Bonus deer.

03-fall-turkey.tif Turkey – One hunt. Dec. 9–16. No hunter quota, 3 turkeys either sex.

02-spring_turkey.tif Turkey – Youth Sportsman Hunt – March 22–23.

Turkey – Seven hunts. March 29–31; April 4–6; April 11–13; April 18–20; April 25–27; May 2–4; May 9–11. One bearded bird per hunt, not to exceed 4 per season. Turkey hunting in Unit 3 closes at noon each day.

17-waterfowl.tif Waterfowl – Same as statewide season, except open on Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday of the late duck season and the first and last day of each segment. Hunting from registered blind sites only on Woods Reservoir. During the early duck and goose season hunting is allowed outside of registered blind sites, except 150 yards from the bank starting at the pumping station going west to the Rowland’s Creek causeway. Waterfowl hunting is allowed from drawn blind sites during big game deer hunts.

23-dog_training.tif Dog training – Sept. 1–Feb. 28.

Woods Reservoir Waterfowl Refuge – Dec. 1–Jan. 31. All forms of trespass are prohibited.

Special Regulations – All access will be strictly controlled. Big Game and Small game hunters are required to sign-in at one of the three hunter sign in stations. All hunters must fill out a sign-in card and keep a portion of the card on their person while hunting. Deer hunters will be required to fill out an observation card at the end of each hunt and deposit it at one of the sign-in stations. Certain areas may be closed due to military training. The barricades at the designated entry points will be closed and appropriate signs will be displayed. If the barricades are locked, the area is closed to all public activity including hunting. Deer–Archery Zones may be hunted on any deer hunt with archery equipment only. These areas are closed to Small Game hunting and Spring Turkey hunting. ATVs are prohibited on the AEDC WMA. The use of metal detectors is prohibited. Digging is prohibited. Buried and unexploded ordnance (UXO) could be encountered and unauthorized ground disturbance is a violation of federal law. Rifles, center fire and rim fire, are prohibited. All handguns, including muzzleloading pistols are prohibited. Air rifles are allowed for small game hunting, except for migratory birds. Camping and fires are prohibited outside of designated campgrounds.

UNIT 1—previously known as tnarng

Public access only through gate on Rifle Range Road north of
railroad tracks.

02-spring_turkey.tif Same as statewide seasons, except as noted. The area will be open to hunting as military training allows. Turkey hunt dates will be posted on the TWRA website and at the sign-in stations.

22-trapping.tif Trapping - Closed to trapping.

16372.png Small game - Closed to small game hunting.

01-deer.tif Deer – special regulations – All deer hunting season dates are subject to coordination with military training mission. Hunt dates will be confirmed a month in advance and advertised on the TWRA website and posted at the sign–in stations. Special quota permits will be sold by REAL system license agents or purchased online through the TWRA website.

Deer – shotgun/muzzleloader – Seven hunts. Potential hunt dates:
Nov 9–10; 16–17; 23–24; Nov. 29–Dec. 1; 6–8; 14–15; 21–22. 100 hunter quota. 2 deer, either sex only one may be antlered. Bonus deer.

Deer – Young Sportsman – shotgun/muzzleloader: One hunt. Potential hunt dates:
Oct. 5–6. No hunter quota, 2 deer, either sex only one may be antlered. Bonus deer.

UNIT 2—old camp forrest area

Public access only through gate west of fire tower field.

16383.png Same as statewide seasons, except as noted. The area will be open to hunting as military training allows. Dates will be posted on the TWRA website and at sign in stations. Small Game hunting closed during deer hunts.

Trapping: Closed to trapping.

01-deer.tif Deer – special regulations – All deer hunting season dates are subject to coordination with military training mission. Hunt dates will be confirmed a month in advance and advertised on the TWRA website and posted at the sign–in stations. Special quota permits will be sold by REAL system license agents or purchased online through the TWRA website.

01-deer.tif 03-fall-turkey.tif Deer-turkey-archery - Three hunts. Potential hunt dates: Oct. 11–13; 18–20; 25–27. No hunter quota, 2 deer, either sex only one may be antlered. Bonus deer. One turkey either sex.

Deer – shotgun/muzzleloader – Four hunts. Potential hunt dates:
Nov. 9–10; Nov. 29–Dec. 1; 6–8; 21–22. 200 hunter quota. 2 deer, either sex only one may be antlered. Bonus deer.

Deer – Young Sportsman – shotgun/muzzleloader – One hunt. Potential hunt dates:
Oct. 5–6. No hunter quota, 2 deer, either sex only one may be antlered. Bonus deer.

03-fall-turkey.tif Turkey – One hunt. Dec. 9–16. No hunter quota, 3 turkeys either sex.

02-spring_turkey.tif Turkey – Young Sportsman Hunt -
March 22–23.

Turkey – Seven hunts. March 29–31; April 4–6; 11–13; 18–20; 25–27; May 2–4; 9–11. One bearded bird per hunt, not to exceed 4 per season.

202-ARNOLD HOLLOW

Wayne County • 7,844 acres
north of Waynesboro
Pam McDonald (931) 762-5749 • SG, BG

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Same as statewide seasons.

203-BARK CAMP BARRENS

Coffee County • 2,800 acres
Wes Winton (931) 967-6101 • SG, BG

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Same as statewide seasons, except as noted.

204-BEAR HOLLOW MOUNTAIN

Franklin County • 17,000 acres
Stacy Stevenson (931) 968-6215 • SG, BG

ATVs and other types of ORVs are prohibited unless otherwise specified. ATVs may be used only on existing roads and only to retrieve harvested deer. No littering. Hunter camping allowed only at designated campground (Lakeview). Fires permitted only in designated campground. Bear Hollow, Poplar Springs, Cave Springs, Keith Cove and Rock House Roads will be open for scouting on the 4th Saturday in August. During daylight hours, all users outside of an enclosed vehicle or out of camp must wear fluorescent orange during the deer gun and muzzleloader seasons. Horseback riders must stay on the designated trail and park their vehicles in designated parking areas at all times. No tying horses to trees during rides.

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Same as statewide seasons except as noted. Only one antlerless deer per day. All treestands must be marked with hunter’s TWRA ID number.

205-BEAVER DAM CREEK

Hickman County • 7,619 acres
south of Centerville
Region II Office (615) 781-6622 • SG, BG

16493.png 16498.png 22-trapping.tif 23-dog_training.tif

Same as statewide seasons.

206-BROWNTOWN

Wayne County • 6,336 acres
north of Waynesboro
Pam McDonald (931) 762-5749 • SG, BG

16517.png 16523.png 22-trapping.tif 23-dog_training.tif

Same as statewide seasons.

207-CEDAR HILL SWAMP

Robertson County • 200 acres
Region II Office (615) 781-6622 • SG, WF, BG

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Same as statewide seasons, except Big Game hunting is archery only. Archers must comply with legal blaze orange requirements during muzzleloader and gun seasons.

208-CHEATHAM

Cheatham County • 20,810 acres
South of the Cumberland River, near Ashland City
Randy Cromer (615) 792-4510 • SG, BG

Unauthorized entry or presence is prohibited between sunset and sunrise.

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Same as statewide seasons except as noted, except buck only during muzzleloader and gun seasons.

03-fall-turkey.tif Turkey – One hunt. Oct. 14–25. 150 hunter quota. Two turkeys, either sex. Spring Turkey same as statewide spring season.

23-dog_training.tif Dog training – Daylight hours only.

shooting.tif Shooting Range - Open 12 noon until one hour after sunset daily. Automatic weapons prohibited. Archery Range: Open daily. Field points only.

209-CHEATHAM LAKE

Cheatham County • 5,152 acres
off Hwys. 49 and 12, west of Ashland City
Randy Cromer (615) 792-4510 • SG, WF, BG

16608.png 16614.png 22-trapping.tif

Same as statewide seasons on Sycamore Creek upstream from railroad trestle, Harpeth River upstream from Hwy. 49, and on Johnson Creek upstream from Johnson Creek Bridge. Hunting on remainder of Cheatham Lake WMA same as statewide seasons except during the late duck season. Hunting is open only on Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday and the first and last day of each segment of the late statewide duck season. Night hunting, trapping, and fishing is prohibited in waterfowl impoundments during the waterfowl season.

17-waterfowl.tif Waterfowl – Hunting is permitted only from registered blind sites and from staked temporary blind sites during the late duck season. Hunting on Harpeth Island, Marks Creek, and Bluff Creek wade-in areas is not restricted to registered or staked temporary sites. The sub impoundments are closed, as posted, to all types of activities five (5) days prior to the opening of the first segment of the late duck season.

08-dove.tif Dove – Same as statewide seasons. Hunting allowed only from designated fields.

handicap_icon.tif Waterfowl - Wheelchair-bound only blind site – Same as statewide seasons. Applications must be received by the TWRA Region II Office by noon on the fourth Friday in October. Persons holding a permit for another blind are not eligible to compete in the wheelchair-bound drawing. If blind is not occupied by shooting time, another wheelchair-bound hunter and 1 to 3 assistants (age 16 and older) may occupy the blind for that day.

23-dog_training.tif Dog training - Sept. 1–Mar. 15 except closed during the duck seasons.

PARDUE POND REFUGE &
DYSON DITCH REFUGE UNITS

Closed to all forms of use and trespass from Nov. 15 – the last day of Feb. Designated observation areas will be open year-round.

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Access by boat only. Same as statewide seasons except as noted. All seasons closed during refuge closure date unless otherwise indicated. Deer hunting is archery only; archers must comply with legal blaze orange requirements during muzzleloader and gun seasons.

03-fall-turkey.tif Turkey – Oct. 14–25. 50 hunter quota. Two turkeys, either sex. Access by boat only.

210-EAGLE CREEK

Wayne County • 22,000 acres
near Waynesboro
Pam McDonald (931) 762-5749 • SG, BG

16674.png 16680.png 22-trapping.tif 23-dog_training.tif

Same as statewide seasons.

211-FLINTVILLE HATCHERY

Lincoln County • 750 acres
east of Fayetteville on Hwy. 64
Region II Office (615) 781-6622 • NP

16696.png 16701.png 22-trapping.tif

Same as statewide seasons, except as noted. Archery equipment-only for deer; archers must comply with legal blaze orange requirements during muzzleloader and gun seasons. Guns may be used on Young Sportsman hunts and during the fall turkey season.

23-dog_training.tif Dog training -Daylight hours only.

212-GALLATIN STEAM PLANT

Sumner County • 250 acres
near Gallatin
Region II Office (615) 781-6622 • BG

Free permit required in addition to WMA permit. For permit information contact TWRA Region II Office (615) 781-6622. Parking in designated areas. No camping. Contract workers may be present Monday–Friday during the fall big game seasons. Use caution while hunting deer and turkey.

01-deer.tif 02-spring_turkey.tif 03-fall-turkey.tif Closed to Dog training

Same as statewide seasons except archery equipment only; archers must comply with legal blaze orange requirements during muzzleloader and gun seasons. Scouting begins one week prior to opening day.

213-HALEY-JAQUETH

Williamson County • 200 acres
College Grove
Tommy Edwards (931) 840-4042 • SG, BG

02-spring_turkey.tif Turkey – Same as statewide seasons.

01-deer.tif Deer – Same as statewide seasons. Archery equipment only. Archers must comply with legal blaze orange requirements during muzzleloader and gun seasons.

08-dove.tif Dove - Sept. 7 youth only ages 6–16 accompanied by a non hunting adult and shooting is from staked positions only.

Sept. 9 and every Sat. thereafter of the 1st segment, open to all ages. All hunting is on designated field only.

23-dog_training.tif Dog training – Daylight hours only.

214-HAYNES BOTTOM

Montgomery County • 971 acres
near Dotsonville, adjoining the Cumberland River
Doug Martin (615) 781-6622 • sG, wf, bg

16765.png 16770.png 22-trapping.tif 23-dog_training.tif

Same as statewide seasons, except as noted. During the late duck season, waterfowl and small game hunting is open only on Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday, and the first and last day of each segment of the late duck season. Night hunting, fishing, dog training, and trapping is prohibited in the waterfowl impoundments from Oct. 15–May 31. Participating waterfowl hunters only in the bottoms during waterfowl seasons. No horseback riding during big game hunts.

17-waterfowl.tif Waterfowl – Waterfowl hunting is permitted only from registered blinds during the late duck season.

23-dog_training.tif Dog training - open all year round

215-HICK HILL

Lewis County • 3,608 acres
south of Hohenwald
Pam McDonald (931) 762-5749 • SG, BG

16803.png 16810.png 22-trapping.tif 23-dog_training.tif

Same as statewide seasons.

216-HICKORY FLATS

coffee County • 800 acres
Wes Winton (931) 967-6101 • SG, BG

16825.png 16831.png 22-trapping.tif 23-dog_training.tif

Same as statewide seasons.

217-LAUREL HILL

Lawrence County • 14,952 acres
west of Lawrenceburg off Hwy. 64
Pam McDonald (931) 762-5749 • SG, BG

All horses and ATVs must be ridden on designated trails or roads open to motorized vehicles. Possession of alcoholic beverages is prohibited. No fox chasing permitted. Unauthorized entry or presence is prohibited between sunset and sunrise.

16850.png

Same as statewide seasons, except as noted. Small game hunting is closed at sunset the day before and during big game hunts.

02-spring_turkey.tif

Foot traffic only beyond cables/gates.

Coyote/Bobcat – May be taken on big game hunts with firearms that are legal for that hunt. For the remainder of season, only rimfire firearms are legal. Hunting is daylight only.

10-quail.tif Quail - Nov. 10–Jan. 15.

20-racoon.psd21-oppossum.psd Raccoon/Opossum – Sept.13–Feb. 28, bag limit 2 raccoons per person per night;opossum no limit; Hunting closed sunset the day before and during big game hunts.

01-deer.tif Deer - Special regulations apply on all deer hunts. Bucks must have at least five antler points on one side or a 15-inch minimum outside spread.

01-deer.tif Deer – archery – One hunt.Sept. 21–Oct. 6. Three deer, either sex (bonus deer).

01-deer.tif Deer – gun/archery – Young Sportsman – One hunt. Oct. 19–20. One deer, either sex (bonus deer). No antler restrictions.

Deer – muzzleloader/archery - One hunt. Oct. 24–27. 500 hunter quota. One deer, buck only (bonus deer).

Deer – gun/archery - Four hunts. Nov. 15–17; Nov. 29–Dec. 1; 13–15; 20–22. 500 hunter quota. One deer, buck only (bonus deer).

03-fall-turkey.tif Turkey – One hunt. Nov. 22–24. One turkey, either sex.

22-trapping.tif Trapping - Dec. 2–Feb. 12.

23-dog_training.tif Dog training - Sept. 1–Mar. 15, daylight hours only.

SHIELDS FARM UNIT

16927.png 16933.png 22-trapping.tif 23-dog_training.tif

Same as statewide seasons. Centerfire rifles and handguns prohibited.

218-MAPLE SPRINGS

Coffee County • 122 acres
north of Manchester
Wes Winton (931) 967-6101 • SG, BG

16952.png 16957.png 22-trapping.tif 23-dog_training.tif

Same as statewide seasons.

219-MINGO SWAMP

Franklin County • 460 acres
west of Winchester
Stacey Stevenson (931) 968-6215 • SG, wf, bg

16973.png 16981.png

Same as statewide seasons.

220-MTSU

Hickman County • 995 acres
west of Centerville
Region II Office (615) 781-6622 • SG, BG

16988.png 16993.png 22-trapping.tif 23-dog_training.tif

Same as statewide seasons.

221-NORMANDY

Bedford/Coffee counties • 750 acres
on Normandy Lake
Region II Office (615) 781-6622 • SG, BG

17014.png 17019.png 22-trapping.tif 23-dog_training.tif

Same as statewide seasons.

222-OLD HICKORY

Sumner/Wilson/Trousdale counties
north of Lebanon on Old Hickory Lake
Dan Lavacot (615) 444-6673

Area consists of 6,000 huntable acres in narrow strips of land along the 21,700 acres of water on Old Hickory Lake. Of the 6,000 acres, only 1,000 acres have public land access. The remaining 5,000 acres are primarily accessible by water.

UNIT I

Highway 109 upstream to River Mile 267
excluding Lock 5 Refuge • SG, WF, BG

17038.png 17043.png 22-trapping.tif

Same as statewide seasons except as noted and small game hunting ceases at 3:00 p.m. (CST) during the late duck season. Raccoon and opossum hunting, trapping, and fishing prohibited in subimpoundments during waterfowl season.

08-dove.tif Dove - Same as statewide season, except Barton’s Creek Peninsula opens September 8th and every Friday–Sunday and Wednesday thereafter of the first segment of the statewide season.

Dove-Young Sportsman - Youth/Adult only hunt is Sept. 7 on Barton’s Creek. Opens at 6 a.m. Lead shot permitted.

17-waterfowl.tif Waterfowl - Hunting is permitted only from registered blind sites and staked temporary blind sites during the late duck season. Same as statewide seasons except that all hunting ceases at 3:00 p.m. (CST) during the late duck season. Shooting hours on the last day of each segment of the late duck season will be same as statewide. Subimpoundments are closed, as posted, to all types of activity five days prior to the opening of the first segment of the late duck season.

handicap_icon.tif Waterfowl – wheelchair-bound only blind site - Applications must be received by the TWRA Region II Office by noon on the fourth Friday in October. Persons holding a permit for another blind are not eligible. Each permittee must be accompanied by at least one, but not more than three assistants (age 16 or older), who may also hunt.

23-dog_training.tif Dog training – Sept. 1–Mar. 15 except closed during the duck season.

UNIT II

Hwy. 109 downstream to Old Hickory Dam • SG, WF, BG

17081.png 17086.png 22-trapping.tif 23-dog_training.tif

Same as statewide seasons.

17-waterfowl.tif Waterfowl - Same as statewide seasons. Hunting from registered blind sites only except during the early duck season. All goose hunting is from registered blinds only.

UNIT III

From River Mile 267 upstream to the old Lock 6 site
at River Mile 281 • SG, WF, BG

17110.png 17118.png 22-trapping.tif 23-dog_training.tif

Same as statewide seasons.

17-waterfowl.tif Waterfowl - Same as statewide seasons. Hunting from temporary blinds only. No blinds, blind materials, boats, or decoys may be left overnight.

223-OLD HICKORY LOCK 5 REFUGE

Trousdale/Wilson counties • 900 acres
north of Lebanon; Located from Hwy. 231 upstream
to River Mile 265.5
Dan Lavacot (615) 444-6673

Public use, including all forms of trespass, is prohibited from Nov. 15 – last day of Feb. Public entry and fishing permitted while on the main river channel passing through the refuge.

North of the Cumberland River

right side of river heading downstream • SG, BG

17141.png 17147.png 22-trapping.tif 23-dog_training.tif Closed to waterfowl.

Same as statewide seasons.

South of the Cumberland River

left side of river heading downstream • BG

Boat access only.

01-deer.tif 03-fall-turkey.tif Deer – turkey – archery – Young Sportsman – Sept. 21–22; 28–29, Oct. 5–6; 12–13; 19–20; 26–27.

01-deer.tif Deer – muzzleloader/archery – Young Sportsman – Nov. 2–3; 9–10.

02-spring_turkey.tif Turkey – Young Sportsman – Same as statewide seasons.

224-OWL HOLLOW MILL

Franklin County • 3,000 acres
near Tims Ford Lake
Stacy Stevenson (931) 968-6215 • SG, BG

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Same as statewide seasons, except as noted.

08-dove.tif Dove – Young Sportsman – Sept. 7. Maple Bend Road Field only. The rest of the area is closed. Young sportsmen (6–16 years of age) must be accompanied by a licensed non-hunting adult.

Dove – Open to all ages from Sept. 8th through the remainder of the dove season.

225-PERCY PRIEST

Davidson/Rutherford/Wilson counties
Two units consisting of 10,768 huntable acres
surrounding 14,500 acres of water
bordering Percy Priest Lake
Glen Rogers (615) 355-0914

UNIT I

near LaVergne north of Smyrna Air Base • 1,408 acres
SG, BG

All activities except dove hunts on designated fields and scheduled field trials are prohibited on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, from Sept. 1April 30 unless otherwise specified. Unit I is closed to all activity from sunset to one-half hour before sunrise, except as noted. Additional WMA closures for special field trial dates are Nov. 6, 7, 28, Dec. 26, Feb. 20, 26, 27, March 3.

01-deer.tif 03-fall-turkey.tif 06-spring_sqirrel.tif 07-squirrel.tif

Same as statewide seasons, except as noted. Deer and fall turkey is archery only; except for the following dates which muzzleloaders may be used: Nov. 11–14, 18–21. Archers must comply with legal blaze orange requirements during muzzleloader and gun seasons.

Muzzleloader Deer Hunt Nov. 11–14, 18–21. Only Monday through Thursday.

08-dove.tif Dove – Sept. 1, and each Saturday and Sunday thereafter, during the statewide seasons (first and second segments only) and also Labor Day. Shooting from staked positions only. On Sept. 1 staked positions will be assigned by a drawing held on site at 10:00 a.m. and hunters must check out at the conclusion of their hunt. Successful applicants must be at their staked positions at the start of shooting hours.

10-quail.tif 09-rabbit.tif Quail – rabbit – Young Sportsman - Same as statewide seasons, except Mon.–Thurs. only. Shotguns only. Young sportsmen must be accompanied by an adult who may not hunt or carry firearms or archery equipment. Each adult must possess a valid hunting license and an area permit.

02-spring_turkey.tif Turkey - Same as statewide season except closed Friday-Sunday until Apr. 30.

23-dog_training.tif Dog Training (except retrievers)Sept. 1–Apr. 30. Small game permit required. Training from horseback prohibited prior to Oct. 1. Participants of sanctioned field trials may train 72 hours prior to and after scheduled dates without a small game permit. Blank ammunition only. Night time dog training is prohibited.

23-dog_training.tif Retriever dog training and trials - Year-round in designated areas only. Trials must be scheduled with area manager and special field trial permits must be obtained from the Region II Office (615-781-6622) at least 30 days in advance of trial dates. Participants of sanctioned field trials may train 72 hours prior to and after scheduled dates without a small game permit.

Bird dog, rabbit dog and fox hound trials - Sept. 1–Apr. 30. Trials must be scheduled with the area manager and special field trial permits must be obtained from the Region II Office, (615-781-6622), at least 30 days in advance of trial dates. Field trial gallery must be kept out of standing or planted crops by marshals provided by sponsoring club. Fox hound trials subject to special regulations.

Horseback riding - Horses permitted on all areas except freshly planted and standing crops and special areas as posted.

UNIT II

Davidson/Rutherford/Wilson counties
9,360 non-contiguous acres
bordering Percy Priest Reservoir
• SG, WF, BG

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Same as statewide seasons, except as noted. Shotguns, muzzleloaders and archery only for hunting deer.

Archery practice - Open year-round, on designated range site only (Poole Knobs). Target arrows only.

17-waterfowl.tif Waterfowl - Same as statewide seasons. Temporary blinds only. No blinds, blind materials, boats, or decoys may be left overnight.

23-dog_training.tif Dog training - Sept. 1–Apr. 30. No hunting or training allowed from horseback.

226-SHELTON FERRY

Montgomery County • 628 acres
south of Clarksville
Region II Office (615) 781-6622 • SG, WF, BG

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Same as statewide seasons, except as noted. Deer is archery equipment only, except during Young Sportsman hunt.

shooting.tif Shooting Range – Montgomery Co. Shooting Complex. See WMA General Regulations.

227-TIE CAMP

Wayne County • 8,088 acres
north of Waynesboro
Pam McDonald (931) 762-5749 • SG, BG

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Same as statewide seasons.

228-WILLIAMSPORT

Maury County • 1,722 acres
on Hwy. 50 approximately 10 mi. west of Columbia
Tommy Edwards (931) 840-4042 • SG, BG

All horses must be ridden on designated trails only. No riding during scheduled big game hunts. Possession of alcoholic beverages is prohibited.

17372.png 22-trapping.tif

Same as statewide seasons , except as noted. Small game hunting is closed at sunset the day before and during all big game hunts.

08-dove.tif Dove – Same as statewide seasons, except open only on Sept. 1 and every Saturday during the first segment of the statewide season. Designated fields only and shooting from staked positions only on Sept. 1. On Sept. 1, staked positions will be assigned by a drawing held on site at 10:00 a.m. Hunters must be present at drawing and must check out at the conclusion of the hunt. Successful applicants must be on stake at legal shooting hours.

01-deer.tif Deer – archery – Three hunts. Sept. 20–22; 27–30; Oct. 4–6. Two deer, either sex but only one may be antlered. Bonus deer.

Deer – gun – Young Sportsman - Two hunts (no quota). Oct. 12–13; 19–20. Two deer, either sex but only one may be antlered (bonus deer).

Deer – muzzleloader – One hunt. Oct. 25–27. 100 hunter quota. Two deer, either sex but only one may be antlered (bonus deer).

Deer – gun - Four hunts. Nov. 1–3; 8–10; 15–17; Nov. 29–Dec. 1. 100 hunter quota. Two deer, either sex but only one may be antlered (bonus deer).

02-spring_turkey.tif Turkey - Two hunts. March 29–April 1; April 11–14. One bearded bird per hunt. Counts toward statewide season bag limit.

Turkey – Young Sportsman - One hunt. March 22–23. One bearded bird counts toward statewide bag limit.

14-crow_opt.jpg Crow – Sept. 1–Feb. 28. All crow hunting limited to Saturdays during the month of September during the first segment of dove season; thereafter on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

23-dog_training.tif Dog training - Sept. 1–Mar. 15, daylight hours only.

229-YANAHLI

Maury County • 12,800 acres
South east of Columbia
Tommy Edwards (931) 840-4042 • SG, wf, BG

Horses must be ridden on designated trails only. Possession of alcoholic beverages is prohibited. During daylight hours, all users outside of an enclosed vehicle or out of camp must wear fluorescent orange during the deer gun and muzzleloader seasons.

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Same as statewide seasons. All treestands must be marked with hunter’s TWRA ID number.

shooting.tif Shooting Range - See WMA General Regulations.

Regulations in red are new this year.

Purple text indicates an important note.

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