Wildlife Management Areas in Georgia

Camp Creek VPA and Cowart Lake VPA

Camp Creek VPA and Cowart Lake VPA total 326 acres. The western tract of Cowart Lake VPA and Camp Creek VPA will provide archery deer (only) during the statewide season. Due to a City of Atlanta ordinance, WRD regrets to inform hunters that the discharge of weapons (including archery equipment) is not allowed on the eastern tract of Cowart Lake VPA, so this area will be unavailable. WRD apologizes for any inconvenience this notification may cause. 

Pleasant Valley VPA

The 143-acre Pleasant Valley VPA (Voluntary Public Access) area is a partnership between the local landowner and the Georgia DNR, WRD to provide public hunting access. This annual lease provides adult child deer, migratory bird and rabbit/squirrel hunting opportunities. 

Specific hunt information for this area can be found HERE 

Perry Dove Field

The Perry Dove Field is a 1,500 acre property located in Perry, Georgia. This area offers hunting opportunities for youth archery deer hunting and dove. No camping is allowed on the property. 

This property is only open to the public during hunt dates. 


Mossy Creek Dairy Dove Field

The Mossy Creek Dairy Dove Field is a 140 acre property located near Cleveland. This property offers hunting opportunities for dove. Hunters may start checking in at 5:30 am on the morning of the hunt and can hunt until noon. No blinds, buckets, seats or other devices may be placed on the field until the hunter has checked in. No stand-bys. 

McEntire Rd. VPA

The 95-acre McEntire Road VPA area is located in the southern edge of Murray County and contains hunt-able crop fields for migratory birds (i.e. doves), as well as forested land that may be small game hunted during posted dates.  

Specific hunt information for this area can be found HERE 

Indian Ford Farms Dove Field

Indian Ford Farms Dove Field is a 100 acre property located near Lyons. Hunting opportunities include a Youth Quota Dove Hunt. Hunters must sign-in at check station at 12:00 P.M. Maps and instructions will be provided at sign-in. Hunt is 12:00 PM until 7:00 PM. No ATVs. Hunters must use open gates to access fields.

This dove field is only open during quota hunt dates.