The Coast / Darien

Altamaha Waterfowl Management Area

2613 US Hwy. 17
Darien, GA 31305

912-262-3173


The Altamaha Waterfowl Management Area at Altamaha WMA consists of 3,154 acres of managed waterfowl impoundments and some 27,000 acres of bottomland hardwoods and cypress-tupelo swamps. The property offers hunting opportunities for deer, turkey, small game, waterfowl, and dove.

The waterfowl impoundments are in three units. Each unit provides a different type of hunting opportunity:

Butler Island provides quota hunting.
Champney Island is a walk-in hunting area.
Rhett's Island is accessible only by boat.

Info & Amenities

  • Admission & Fees

    One of the following is required: Hunting license, Fishing license, Georgia Lands Pass Visit website - http://georgiawildlife.com/licenses-permits-passes

    Activities

    Nature Trails

    Facility Amenities

    Boat Launch

    Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages