Trees in the Water
Silver Lake

WMA

Bainbridge

NOTICE: A salvage timber harvest has begun on Silver Lake WMA on Morning Star Road. Truck traffic will be heavy. Extra hunter safety and the safety of contractors and personnel is requested during this harvest.

Silver Lake WMA

Trees in the Water
Silver Lake
WMA
Bainbridge
NOTICE: A salvage timber harvest has begun on Silver Lake WMA on Morning Star Road. Truck traffic will be heavy. Extra hunter safety and the safety of contractors and personnel is requested during this harvest.

Silver Lake Wildlife Management Area is a 9,200-acre property located in southern Decatur County. This WMA offers hunting opportunities for deer, turkey, small game, quail and waterfowl. The property supports 30 groups of red-cockaded woodpeckers, a significant population of Bachman's sparrows, gopher tortoises, nesting bald eagles and many other high priority species. The property has a 350-acre lake and four smaller ponds with boat ramps and docks.


Accommodations & Facilities

  • Boat Ramps
  • Dock
  • Equestrian Trails
  • Hiking Trails
  • Lake
  • Picnic Sites
  • Primitive Campsites

Activities

  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Geocaching — not allowed during managed hunts or before 10 a.m. during turkey season
  • Hiking Trails
  • Horseback Riding
  • Hunting
  • Lake Fishing
  • Primitive Camping
  • Wildlife Viewing

    Nearby Properties

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    Phone Numbers

    Region Office 229-430-4254

    Fees & Passes

    Land Access

    • Hunting License
    • Fishing License, or
    • Lands Pass

    Purchase License