South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
Wateree Heritage Preserve /Wildlife Management Area
Latitude: 33.97 Longitude:-80.64
Game Zone: 3
Property Type: Heritage Preserve / WMA Specific
Hours of Operation
All users must wear international orange from October 1 thru March 1.
Open 7 days a week for public use from hour before sunrise to hour after sunset. With the exception of the following days during scheduled hunts.
No Fox Squirrel Hunting
Wateree WMA will be closed to the public on the following days in 2018 for special half-day closures for scheduled lottery hunts (closed from sunrise until 12:00 noon):
No horseback riding without permit. A completed application must be submitted to SCDNR for approval 10 days prior to the use of the area.
Contact usTravis Bennett
1 Cook's Mountain Road
Eastover, South Carolina 29044
Emergency InformationEmergency - 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).