Site Menu

Maumelle River WMA

2017-18 Closed Seasons
  • Alligator
  • Bear Modern Gun
  • Bear Muzzleloader
  • Deer Modern Gun
  • Deer Muzzleloader
  • Furbearer Trapping
  • Turkey
2017-18 Deer

Deer Archery (permit hunt): Sept. 23, 2017-Feb. 28, 2018.
WMA Deer Bag Limit: Three deer, no more than one buck, which may include: 

  • One buck with archery permit,
  • Two does with archery permit.

Deer Notes:

2017 Bear

Bear Archery: Sept. 23-Nov. 30, 2017 (deer permit holders only).

Bear Notes:

  • Statewide bag limit.
  • No dogs.
2017 Quail

Nov. 1, 2017-Feb. 4, 2018. Daily limit - 6, possession limit -12. Bird dogs allowed.

2017 Rabbit

Sept. 1, 2017-Feb. 28, 2018. Daily limit - 8, possession limit - 16. Dogs allowed.

2017 Squirrel

May 15, 2017-Feb. 28, 2018. Dogs allowed except during firearms deer hunts. Daily limit - 12, possession limit - 48.

  • Camping is prohibited.
  • A permit is also required from Central Arkansas Water to remove objects.
  • Horses and mules are prohibited without a special permit from Central Arkansas Water.
  • Shotguns using legal, non-toxic ammunition required to take squirrel, rabbit, furbearer, quail, crow and dove on the portion of the WMA as designated on the public use map.
  • During deer permit hunts, squirrel, rabbit, furbearer, crow, quail and dove hunting is allowed without a permit (shotgun only; non-toxic shot) west of the Arkansas Highway 10 bridge.

Central Arkansas Waterworks



Detailed Interactive Map Public Use Maps