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NameEd Gordon Point Remove WMA
WMA Zone213
Region8
County CoverageConway, Pope
Phone877-967-7577
Seasons and Regulations
Turkey:
Youth Hunt: April 12-13, 2014. Two bearded turkeys, no more than one jake.
Firearms Hunt: April 19-27, 2014. Two bearded turkeys, no jakes (youths may take one jake as part of their statewide seasonal limit).
Deer:
Deer Archery: Sept. 27, 2014-Feb. 28, 2015.
Deer Muzzleloader (permit hunt): Oct. 11-15, 2014.
Deer Modern Gun (permit hunt): Nov. 1-5, 2014.
WMA Deer Bag Limit:
Three deer, no more than one buck, which may include:
• One buck with archery, muzzleloader or modern gun permit.
• Three does with archery.
• Two does with muzzleloader permit.
Two does with modern gun permit.
Deer Notes: 15-inch inside spread or 18-inch main beam rule. No dogs. Hunters must harvest and check a doe on this WMA before harvesting a buck.
Deer Permit:
Deer hunting on this area is restricted to special permit hunts.
Click here for more information and to apply.
Bear:
Bear Archery: Oct. 1-Nov. 30, 2014.
Bear Muzlleloader: Oct. 11-15, 2014 (deer permit holders only).
Bear Modern Gun: Nov. 1-5, 2014 (deer permit holders only).
Bear Notes: Statewide bag limit. Bear seasons close earlier if bear zone quota is reached.
Quail:
Nov. 1, 2014-Feb. 1, 2015.
Weekends only. Limit 4. Bird dogs allowed.
Rabbit:
Sept. 1, 2014-Feb. 29, 2015. Daily limit - 8, possession limit - 16. Closed on Wylie Cox Special Use Area. Dogs allowed except during firearms deer hunts.
Squirrel:
May 15, 2014-Feb. 28, 2015. Dogs allowed except during firearms deer hunts. Daily limit - 12, possession limit - 48.
Crow:
Sept. 1, 2014-Feb. 21,2015. Open Thursdays through Mondays. No limit.
CLOSED:
  • Deer muzzleloader
  • Bear muzzleloader
  • Alligator
  • Elk
Area Notes:
  • A free Sweet 16 WMA permit is required to hunt any species on this WMA. Click here to receive your permit.
  • Bobcat and coyote hunting seasons are closed unless another hunting season is open.
  • Steve Frick Waterfowl Rest Area is closed Nov. 1-Jan. 31.
  • No boats are allowed before 4 a.m. or after 1 p.m. during duck season (including opening days of season segments), except Jan. 25-27 and during the Special Youth Waterfowl Hunt, Feb. 2-3, when boats may be used from 4 a.m. until 6:30 p.m.
  • Closed to all trespassing (except parking areas and boat launch ramps) from 2 a.m. to 4 a.m. during duck season (including opening days of season segments).
  • Airboats may not be operated within Ed Gordon Point Remove WMA during duck season.
  • Nonresidents need a Nonresident Wildlife Management Area Waterfowl Hunting Permit to hunt waterfowl.
  • Wylie Cox Field Trial Area is closed to hunting except for dove hunting the first week of the statewide season. Dog training is allowed Sept. 1-April 1. Dog trainers must possess a current Arkansas hunting license. The area closes to dog training during field trials. Signs are posted when a field trial is in progress. The area includes 140 acres east of Cargile Lake and south and west of County Road 26.
Leased Land Permit RequiredNo
Ownership
AGFC/Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission