South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
Tall Pines WMA
Property LocationGreenville, SC
Latitude: 35.06425 Longitude:-82.56882
Game Zone: 1
Property Type: WMA Specific
Hours of Operation
Regular Game Zone 1 seasons for hunting and the area is open for other allowable activities during daylight hours.
Activities / Facilities
Tall Pines WMA is a 1,757 acre property located in the mountains of northern Greenville County owned by SCDNR. It contains upland and wetland areas, 4 small lakes, numerous streams and a mile of frontage on the South Saluda River. There are mature pines and hardwoods providing a variety of wildlife habitats and outdoor recreation opportunities as well as scenic mountain views.
This property provides abundant recreational opportunities for big game hunting with good populations of white-tailed deer, black bears, and turkeys.
Hunters are encouraged to take hogs whenever possible during any hunting season that is open. Hunters however must utilize only the appropriate firearm that is legal for the game species they are hunting.
Tall Pines WMA also provides a key access to the South Saluda River which is in hatchery supported trout waters. Trout are stocked primarily during spring and fall seasons to enhance this recreational and economically important fishery.
In addition to the public hunting and fishing opportunity, this tract is available for use by those interested in wildlife observation, bird watching, nature study, wildlife photography and other types of non-consumptive outdoor recreation. The area provides excellent habitat for a variety of nongame wildlife species that includes birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians.
Refer to the Rules and Regulations for Hunting and Fishing and Wildlife Management Areas booklet for specific hunt dates and other restrictions.