Wateree Heritage Preserve /Wildlife Management Area

Property Location

Eastover, SC 29044

Latitude: 33.97  Longitude:-80.64
Acreage: 3674
County: Richland
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

2018 Closure dates due to scheduled lottery hunts are: October 15-17
October 29-31
November 3
November 12-14
November 26-28

2018 Half day scheduled lottery hunt closures from 1 hour before sunrise until 12:00pm are:
November 17
December 8
December 12
December 19
January 9
January 23
February 2

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 us

Travis Bennett
1 Cook's Mountain Road
Eastover, South Carolina 29044

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).