Palachucola Wildlife Management Area

Property Location

Garnett, SC 29922

Latitude: 32.599  Longitude:-81.284
Acreage: 6757
County: Hampton
Game Zone: 3


Property Type: WMA Specific

Hours of Operation

This area is open during daylight hours year-round but will closed on certain days for special hunts.

2018 DEER ARCHERY SEASON OPENS
Saturday, September 15, 2018 and continues through Wednesday, October 10, 2018.
*The Palachucola Firing Range will be CLOSED every day EXCEPT Sundays during this time*
No Hunting Allowed on Sundays


The WMA will be CLOSED during Firearm Hunts for Deer
Oct 18-20, Nov 1-3, Nov 15-17,
Nov 29-Dec 1, Dec 6-9
*The Palachucola Firing Range will be CLOSED on these dates*

2018-2019 Small Game Season Dates:
Nov 19-24, 2018
Dec 15, 2018 - Mar 1, 2019
No Hunting Allowed on Sundays

2019 Quail Hunt Dates:
Jan 9, 12, 23, 26
Feb 1, 6, 16, 20


2019 Hog Hunt with Dogs -- Hand Gun Only
March 7-9, 2019
May 9-11, 2019


Shooting Range Information

This is a Category II waterfowl area.

Migratory Waterfowl Season Open Dates:
Mon. through Sat. AM only during the State waterfowl season.


Contact us

April Atkinson
1282 Webb Ave
Garnett, South Carolina 29922
803-625-3569
atkinsona@dnr.sc.gov

Emergency Information

Emergency - 911
DNR Law Enforcement: 1-800-922-5431
Forest Fire Dispatch: 1-800-777-3473
Report Litter Violations: 1-877-7LITTER

Report violations such as abuse, dumping, out-of-season hunting, plant thefts, vandalism, etc. Please call 1-800-922-5431 (available 24 hours/day, everyday).