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Loafer's Glory WMA

Zone: 420

Counties: Marion, Searcy

2020-21 Closed Seasons
  • Alligator
2020-21 Crow

Sept. 1, 2020-Feb. 21, 2021. Open Thursdays through Mondays. No limit.

2020-21 Deer

Deer Archery: Sept. 26, 2020-Feb. 28, 2021
Deer Muzzleloader: Oct. 17-25, 2020 and Dec. 12-14, 2020
Deer Modern Gun: Nov. 14-Dec. 6, 2020 and Dec. 26-28, 2020
Deer Modern Gun Special Youth Hunt: Nov. 7-8, 2020 and Jan. 2-3, 2021
WMA Deer Bag Limit: Four deer, no more than two antlered bucks, which may include:

  • Two antlered bucks with archery, muzzleloader or modern gun,
  • Four antlerless with archery.
  • One antlerless with muzzleloader or modern gun.
  • During youth hunt, youths may take four deer, two antlered bucks (no antler restrictions) and two antlerless.

Deer Notes:

  • CWD regulations apply in Searcy County.
  • No antler restrictions.
  • No dogs.
2020-21 Quail

Nov. 1, 2020-Feb. 7, 2021. Daily limit - 6, possession limit -12. Bird dogs allowed.

2020-21 Rabbit

Sept. 1, 2020-Feb. 28, 2021. Daily limit - 8, possession limit - 16. Dogs allowed except during firearms deer hunts.

2020-21 Squirrel

May 15, 2020-Feb. 28, 2021. Dogs allowed except during firearms deer hunts. Daily limit - 12, possession limit - 48.

2020 Bear

Bear Archery: Sept. 26-Nov. 30, 2020
Bear Muzzleloader: Oct 17-25, 2020
Bear Modern Gun: Nov. 14-30, 2020
Bear Modern Gun Youth Hunt: Nov. 7-8, 2020
Bear Notes:

  • Bear seasons close earlier if bear zone quota is reached. Click here for details.
  • Statewide bag limit.
  • No dogs. 
2021 Turkey

Youth Hunt: April 10-11, 2021. One legal turkey.
Firearms Hunt: April 19-May 9, 2021. April 19-May 9, 2021, no jakes (youths may take one jake as part of their statewide seasonal limit).

Access

First road north 1.5 miles east of Morning Star.

Age

Maps of the area date back to May, 1967.

Description

Area is moderately to steeply sloped with hardwood and pine. Area is near Buffalo River. Area has 5 parts in all, totaling 2,720 acres.

Hunting Opportunities

Turkey, deer, squirrel and furbearers.

Location

The WMA is in Searcy County, 10 miles northeast of Marshall.

Management Practices

   

Notes
  • All caves are closed to public access to prevent the spread of White Nose Syndrome into Arkansas in order to protect bat populations.
Ownership

AGFC

Phone

866-253-2506

Purpose

Area is managed for deer and turkey.

Recreation Other Than Hunting

There are no designated campsites on this WMA. Camping is allowed in the parking areas. Due to the areas being small in size, there is no vehicle or ATV travel on the interior roads.

Restaurants and Other Facilities

Restaurants and motels are available in Marshall area.

WMA Master Plan

View the master plan for this AGFC-owned WMA.

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