Wildlife Management Area Details 

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NameBlevins WMA
WMA Zone055
County CoverageHempstead
It is in Hempstead County, 4 miles northeast of Blevins on Hwy. 29. 
Seasons and Regulations
Youth Hunt: April 8-9, 2017. Two bearded turkeys, no more than one jake.
Firearms Hunt: April 10-25, 2017. Two bearded turkeys, no jakes (youths may take one jake as part of their statewide seasonal limit).
Deer Archery: Sept. 24, 2016-Feb. 28, 2017.
Deer Muzzleloader: Oct. 15-23 and Dec. 29-31, 2016.
Deer Modern Gun: Nov. 12-Dec. 18 and Dec. 26-28, 2016.
Deer Modern Gun Special Youth Hunt: Nov. 5-6, 2016 and Jan. 7-8, 2017.
WMA Deer Bag Limit:
Six deer, no more than two bucks, which may include:
  • Two bucks with archery, muzzleloader or modern gun,
  • Six does with archery,
  • Four does with muzzleloader and modern gun combined.
  • During youth hunt, youths may take six deer, two bucks (no antler restrictions) and four
Deer Notes: Three-point rule. No dogs.
Nov. 1, 2016-Feb. 5, 2017. Daily limit - 6, possession limit -12. Bird dogs allowed.
Sept. 1, 2016-Feb. 28, 2017. Daily limit - 8, possession limit - 16. Dogs allowed except during firearms deer hunts.
May 15, 2016-Feb. 28, 2017. Dogs allowed except during firearms deer hunts. Daily limit - 12, possession limit - 48.
Sept. 1, 2016-Feb. 19, 2017. Open Thursdays through Mondays. No limit.
  • Bear
  • Alligator
Leased Land Permit RequiredNo
This 128-acre area is owned by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. 
The area was established as a WMA in 1991. 
The primary objective of this management area is to provide quality wildlife habitat and public hunting opportunities.
The area primarily consists of old field habitats with hardwood riparian zones. 
The area is located 4 miles northeast of the Blevins off Hwy. 29 on County Rd. 51. 
Hunting Opportunities
Deer, quail, turkey, squirrel, waterfowl, and rabbits. Old field habitats provide some excellent rabbit hunting opportunities. See current regulations for seasons and bag limits. 
Management Practices
Currently, habitat management practices are limited on this area due to its small size. 
Recreation Other Than Hunting
The Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro. Ozan, Rick Evans/Grandview Prairie, and Hope Upland WMA's are located to the southwest. Old Washington State Park is also located to the southwest. 
Nearest camping facilities are at the Crater of Diamonds State Park
Restaurants and Other Facilities
Facilities are located in Blevins, Prescott, Nashville, or Hope.