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Shooting Ranges

WRD provides recreational archery and target firearms shooting ranges around the state. For the convenience of range visitors, rules are posted at all ranges. Hearing and eye protection are required at all firearms ranges. Please visit or call at 706-557-3355 for hours, complete rules, and specific range information. We hope you will enjoy visiting one of our ranges soon.

Land Access: Any person, ages 16 and older, entering a WMA or PFA must possess a valid license for hunting or fishing or a Lands Pass (exclusions apply). Visit for a list of all public properties and access requirements.

A WRD Archery Ranges


Amicalola Falls State Park

Bullard Creek WMA

Chickasawhatchee WMA

Clarks Hill WMA

Clybel WMA

Coosawattee Carters Lake WMA

Dodge County PFA

Evans County PFA

Flat Creek PFA

General Coffee State Park

Georgia Veterans State Park

J. L. Lester WMA

McDuffie PFA

Ocmulgee WMA

Oconee WMA

Panola Mountain State Park

Richmond Hill WMA

Rich Mountain WMA—Cartecay Tract

River Bend WMA

Rocky Mountain PFA

Tallulah Gorge WMA

Unicoi State Park

Victoria Bryant State Park

Walton WMA

S WRD Firearms Ranges


Range Hours

Beaverdam, Big Hammock, and Bullard Creek WMAs

Daylight hours

Cedar Creek WMA

Thursday–Sunday: 10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Monday–Wednesday, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas: CLOSED

Mike Commander (Chickasawhatchee), Clybel, Dixon Memorial, Ocmulgee, Richmond Hill, West Point, Wilson Shoals, and Yuchi WMAs

Mar.15-Oct.31: Tues.-Sat. 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
1:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Nov.1-Mar.14: Tues.-Sat. 9:00 am - 6:00 pm*
Sunday 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm*
Closed on Monday, Easter, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day

Cohutta WMA

Sunrise to sunset daily; closed Tuesdays until noon for maintenance. $5.00 per shooter.

Big Lazer Creek, Hannahatchee, and Mayhaw WMAs

Tuesday–Sunday: sunrise to sunset
Monday: CLOSED

John’s Mountain WMA

May 1-Aug. 31: 9:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
Sept. 1-April 30: 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sundays: CLOSED

$5.00 per shooter.