Keowee WMA

Property Location

Central, SC 29630

Latitude: 34.731  Longitude:-82.846
Acreage: 4100
County: Pickens
Game Zone: 2

Property Type: WMA Specific

Hours of Operation

This area is open during daylight hours year-round.

Activities / Facilities

Fishing Hunting Nature Viewing Hiking

Property Owner Information

Clemson University

'Clemson University' is the property Owner and has a cooperative partnership with SCDNR to manage this property.

Property Description

Photograph of Keowee WMA

Clemson University owns the 4,100 acre-Keowee Wildlife Management Area (WMA). Located primarily in Pickens County, with a smaller portion in Oconee County, Keowee WMA is located predominately around the shores of Lake Hartwell. Archery season for deer is October 15 -- December 22. The limit is 3 deer, but not more than one buck. No gun hunting for deer is allowed on Keowee WMA.

Small game hunting is allowed primarily from December 23 until March 1. Shotguns may be used on certain sections of Keowee WMA during turkey and small game seasons. Please refer to the game zone maps for specifics and to the DNR's Rules and Regulations for Hunting and Fishing and Wildlife Management Areas booklet for specific hunt dates and other restrictions. For questions, please call the Clemson SCDNR Office at (864) 654-1671.