Crackerneck Wildlife Management Area and Ecological Reserve

Property Location

Jackson, SC 29831

Latitude: 33.286  Longitude:-81.781
Acreage: 10600
County: Aiken
Game Zone: 3

Property Type: WMA Specific

Hours of Operation

Open only during specified dates and times from September to May.

Dates for 2017: First three Saturdays during the month of March (4, 11, and 18).

The final Saturday (March 25) will be reserved for a youth turkey hunt.

Consult the Rules & Regulations and/or the Crackerneck WMA brochure/map for open dates and times.

Brochure/ maps of the area are available at the check in kiosk or can be acquired by emailing and providing a name and postal mailing address.

Contact us

Michael Caudell
PO Box 23
New Ellenton, South Carolina 29809

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).