wma

Scotland Road VPA

Scotland Road VPA is a 199-acre area first leased in 2020 that provides deer, small game and turkey opportunities. There is no coyote or hog seasons on this property.


Voluntary Public Access Area

Scotland Road VPA is a Voluntary Public Access (VPA) property. Since 2014, the Wildlife Resources Division has been able to enhance and add to its WMA program through additional temporary agreements with private landowners for public hunting opportunities thanks to a USDA grant.

Cedar Grove VPA

Cedar Grove VPA is a 294-acre area first leased in 2020 that provides deer, small game and turkey opportunities. There is no coyote or hog seasons on this property.


Voluntary Public Access Area

Cedar Grove VPA is a Voluntary Public Access (VPA) property. Since 2014, the Wildlife Resources Division has been able to enhance and add to its WMA program through additional temporary agreements with private landowners for public hunting opportunities thanks to a USDA grant.

Ceylon WMA

The Ceylon Wildlife Management Area is located in Camden County. This 16,000-acre property offers hunting for deer, turkey, small game and waterfowl. The entrance to the WMA is approximately one mile east of Exit 14 off of I-95.


Accommodations & Facilities

  • Pond/Tidal Creeks
  • Primitive Campground

Activities

  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
    • Quota Hunts
  • Primitive Camping
  • Wildlife Viewing

Canoochee Sandhills WMA

Canoochee Sandhills WMA is located in Bulloch and Bryan Counties near Groveland, GA. This 6,324-acre WMA consists of a mix of sandhill, flatwoods, bay swamp, and floodplain forests that border Lotts Creek. Many of the sandy uplands on the area are remnants of ancient wind-blown river dune formations and provide important habitat for gopher tortoises and other animal and plant species considered high priorities for conservation.

Gaither WMA

Gaither WMA is a newly leased property, made available to the public through the cooperation of the Newton County Board of Commissioners, which opens for the fall 2018 small game and deer hunting season.

This 2,129-acre tract is located in Newton County has 2 regular deer quota hunts, and 1 youth deer quota hunt. The quota hunt application deadline has already passed for the season.

Horse Creek WMA

Horse Creek WMA resides on just over 8,000 acres in Georgia's coastal plains. Home to the world record Largemouth Bass, which weighed in at over 22 pounds and was caught in 1932, Horse Creek offers a unique spot for visitors, hunters, and anglers alike. Hunting opportunities include deer, turkey and small game.

Ball's Ferry

The Ball's Ferry property is located in Toomsboro and is 525 acres. This property offers hunting opportunities for deer, turkey, small game and waterfowl. There is a boat ramp that can be used for fishing access. No camping allowed on the area. 

Rogers State Prison Farm Dove Fields

Rogers State Prison Farm Dove Fields is a 538-acre property near Reidsville. This area is open for dove hunting the first three Saturdays of dove season. No ATVs or UTVs allowed on the fields. Hunting is prohibited within 100 yards of a residence or 50 yards from county roads. This dove field is only open during quota hunt dates.


Directions

From Reidsville: Take GA Highway 147 approximately 6.5 miles to intersection with Highway 178. Turn left on Highway 178 and go 1.5 miles to dirt road on the right that leads to entrance of Field 1 and the parking area.