Wildlife Management Area Details 

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NameGalla Creek WMA
WMA Zone240
County CoveragePope
Seasons and Regulations
Youth Hunt: April 12-13, 2014. Two bearded turkeys, no more than one jake.
Firearms Hunt: April 19-May 4, 2014. Two bearded turkeys, no jakes (youths may take one jake as part of their statewide seasonal limit).
Deer Archery: Sept. 27, 2014-Feb. 28, 2015.
Deer Modern Gun Hunt (permit hunt): Nov. 8-9, 2014.
Deer Modern Gun Special Youth Hunt: Nov. 1-2, 2014.
WMA Deer Bag Limit:
Three deer, no more than two bucks, which may include:
• Two bucks with archery,
• Three does with archery.
• One buck and one doe with modern gun permit.
Deer Notes: Three-point rule. No dogs. Limit during the modern gun special youth hunt is two deer: one buck (no antler restrictions) and one doe.
Deer Permit:
Deer hunting on this area is restricted to special permit hunts.
Click here for more information and to apply.
Bear Archery: Oct. 1-Nov. 30, 2014.
Bear Modern Gun Hunt: Nov. 8-9, 2014 (deer permit holders only).
Bear Modern Gun Youth Hunt: Nov. 1-2, 2014 (deer permit holders only).
Bear Notes: Statewide bag limit. Season closes early if bear zone quota is reached.
Nov. 1, 2014-Feb. 1, 2015. Weekends only. Daily limit 4. Bird dogs allowed.
Sept. 1, 2014-Feb. 28, 2015. Daily limit - 8, possession limit - 16. Dogs allowed except during firearms deer hunts.
May 15, 2014-Feb. 28, 2015. Dogs allowed except during firearms deer hunts. Daily limit - 12, possession limit - 48.
Sept. 1, 2014-Feb. 21,2015. Open Thursdays through Mondays. No limit.
  • Deer muzzleloader
  • Bear muzzleloader
  • Alligator
  • Elk
Area Notes:
  • Nonresidents need a Nonresident Wildlife Management Area Waterfowl Hunting Permit to hunt waterfowl.
  • Airboats may not be operated within Galla Creek WMA during duck season.
Leased Land Permit RequiredNo