Silver Lake WMA

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

  • Silver Lake PFA
  • Boat Ramps
  • Equestrian Trails
  • Hiking Trails
  • Lake
  • Picnic Sites
  • Primitive Campsites
  • Fishing Dock Accessibility Icon
  • Parking Accessibility Icon


  • 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

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