Elmodel Wildlife Management Area

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Elmodel Wildlife Management Area

Georgia

(229) 430-4254

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Overview

This is a 1,600 acre Wildlife Management Area open to hunting seasonally. Camping, pre-season scouting, hiking, picnicking, canoeing, and other recreational uses are allowed year-round, unless otherwise posted at the WMA check station or at a specific recreation site. However, horseback riding and bicycling are restricted to open, improved roads, designated trails or designated areas. Horse and bicycle trails and areas may be closed during certain hunting seasons to avoid user conflicts. Specific recreation sites can be closed as needed for management purposes by posting at the site. All WMA visitors are encouraged to wear hunter orange during hunting seasons. Refer to the annual hunting seasons and regulations to determine when specific WMA are open for hunting and what type of hunting is occurring.

Map of Elmodel Wildlife Management Area (GA)

Latitude, Longitude: 31.344988, -84.472675

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Activities

  • Boating

    Please contact park services for more information.

  • Fishing

    Unless otherwise posted, fishing is allowed on WMAs according to statewide regulations. A fishing license only is required to fish on WMAs. A WMA license is not required for anglers possessing a valid 1-day, Honorary/Disability, Sportsman or Lifetime License.

  • Hiking

    There are several hiking trails throughout the area. Use caution during hunting season.

  • Hunting

    Deer, turkey, small game, dove and feral hog. Contact Georgia DNR for more information, regulations and seasons.

Seasonality/Weather

Camping, pre-season scouting, hiking, picnicking, canoeing, and other recreational uses are allowed year-round, unless otherwise posted at the WMA check station or at a specific recreation site.

Directions

Driving

From Newton: Take Hwy. 37 north 8 miles; turn left on Jericho Rd.; area is on right.

Phone Numbers

Primary

(229) 430-4254

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