Hamilton Ridge WMA
1540 Hamilton Ridge Road
Garnett, SC 29922
Hours of Operation
Palachucola Shooting Range Information
Hamilton Ridge WMA is open to all vehicular access.
2019 Hog Hunt with Dogs -- Hand Gun Only
August 29-31, 2019
2019 DEER ARCHERY SEASON DATES
September 16th - October 10th
2019 DEER Draw Hunt Dates
The area will be CLOSED during these Hunts
This is a Category II waterfowl area.
Hamilton Ridge WMA is located in the Lower Coastal Plain in Hampton County, South Carolina. It is comprised of 13,281 acres and has 8.5 miles of river frontage along the Savannah River. Approximately half the acreage is in bottomland hardwoods, creek drains, oxbow lakes and other wetlands. The other half of the WMA is upland habitat and is primarily pine stands of various ages with the predominant species being loblolly, with some sand and longleaf pine present. Scattered wildlife openings are found across the property. The tract is adjacent to 12,600 acres of SCDNR-owned Wildlife Management Areas (Webb and Palachucola).