Germany Creek Wildlife Management Area

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Germany Creek Wildlife Management Area

Georgia

(706) 595-4222

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Overview

This is a 1,200 acre Wildlife Management Area open to hunting seasonally and is only accessible by boat. 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 Germany Creek Wildlife Management Area (GA)

Latitude, Longitude: 33.639562, -82.475052

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Activities

  • Boating

    The WMA lies on Germany Creek and is accessible only by boat. The nearest launch is Raysville Bridge on GA Hwy. 43 approximately 12 miles north of Thomson.

  • 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.

  • Hunting

    Deer, turkey, small game and furbearers. Contact Georgia DNR for more information, regulations and seasons.

Seasonality/Weather

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. There is no camping in the WMA.

Directions

Driving

From Thomson: Access only by boat (Nearest boat ramp is Raysville Bridge on GA Hwy. 43 approximately 12 miles north of Thomson). The area is to the east of bridge access.

Phone Numbers

Primary

(706) 595-4222

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