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Region 1 Dove Fields

Current fields as of September 11, 2019.

Please check this page often for changes and additions.

Remember shotgun plugs and Migratory Bird Permit.   Hunter Education required for those born on or after January, 1, 1969.  

WMA small game permit is required on all WMA fields except at Walnut Log, Chambers Creek, and TVA's Harmon Creek Boat Dock Field. Unless otherwise listed, dove hunting open with statewide seasons and bag limits.

 

Crops planted:   70 acres of sunflowers-bush hogged,  30 acres of wheat Top sown. 

Hunt dates:         Opens at Noon on Sept. 2 for youths (16 and under).  Designated fields only.  Each youth must be accompanied by a non-hunting adult. Youth hunters must check in at the White Tent on Barbwire Rd. prior to hunting.  NWTF Chapter will be providing hot dogs for lunch at approximately 11:30.  Season open Sept. 3 through the remainder of 1st and 2nd segments of the statewide season.  

Directions:           Travel north on Hwy 78 towards Tiptonville for 7.0 miles.  In Bogota, turn left onto Hwy 103 heading west for 1.2 miles.  Turn left onto Barbwire Rd and proceed for 2.0 miles.  Field is located on the right.

GPS Coordinates:     N 36.13035 W -89.46530

WMA Small Game Permit required.

WMA Map(zoom in to see field) and Google Map Directions

Due to Spring flooding there will be no dove fields for this area.

Crops planted :  Field 1: 25 acres of sunflowers, 40 acres of millet    Field 2: 10 acres of sunflowers and 40 acres of millet    Field 3:  18 acres of acres of buckwheat

Hunt dates:  Dove hunting begins at noon on September 1. Open with the statewide seasons. 

Directions: (Benton County) - From Camden, take Hwy 70 East and go approximately 3 miles. Turn right (south) on Camden Landing Rd and go approximately 2 miles to where the road forks. Take the right fork and look for the signs to the dove field.

GPS Coordinates:   Field 1: N 35.99332   W -88.01654, Field 2: N 36.00241   W -88.02901,  Field 3:  N 36.00670   W -88.02180

WMA Small Game Permit required.

WMA Map(zoom in to see field) and Google Map Directions

Crops planted : 15 acres of sunflowers--bush hogged

Hunt dates:  Open September 1 (12:00 noon)  thru remainder of first season

Directions: (SE Decatur County) - From Decaturville take Hwy 100 East.  Turn right onto Mt. Carmel Rd.  Follow Mt. Carmel Rd. until crossing White's Creek.  Then turn left onto Pevahouse Camp Rd.  Follow signs to Cypress Pond Refuge.

GPS Coordinates: N 35.49056 W -87.98911

WMA Small Game Permit required.

WMA Map(zoom in to see field) and Google Map Directions

TVA Boat Dock Field

Crops planted :  15 acres corn

Hunt dates:  Open September 1 (12:00 noon)  statewide season thereafter

Directions:   From Eva, TN take Flatwoods Rd to Harmon Creek Rd. Turn right on Harmon Boat Dock Rd to the dove field on the right.

GPS Coordinates:  N   36.15021, W -87.95830

WMA Small Game Permit Not required.

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Crops planted:  9 acres of sunflowers
  
Hunt dates:   Opens September 1 (12:00 noon). Open with statewide seasons..

Directions:   From Alamo Take Hwy 54N turn left on Hwy 152, then right on Raleigh Bird RD then left on Horns Bluff Rd. Field is on the right.

GPS Coordinates: N 35.85079,  W -89.09478

A WMA Small Game Permit required.

WMA Map(zoom in to see field) and Google Map Directions

Due to Spring flooding there will be no dove fields in this area.

Due to Spring flooding there will be no dove fields in this area.

Crops planted:  45 acres of sunflowers,  25 acres of wheat 

Hunt dates: Season opens at 12:00 noon on September 1. Open with the statewide seasons.

Directions: From Dyersburg, Travel west on 155 . Take Exit 2 and turn left onto Hwy 181 heading south for 12.0 miles. Turn left onto Moss Island Road and proceed 1.2 miles. Field is on the right.

GPS Coordinates: N 35.95911 W -89.62658

A WMA Small Game Permit is required.

WMA Map(zoom in to see field) and Google Map Directions

Crops planted :  9 acres of sunflowers

Hunt dates: Season opens at 12:00 noon on September 1. Open with the statewide seasons. 

Directions:  From Camden Tn take Hwy 70 By Pass to Natchez Trace-Divider Ridge Rd to Old Union Church Rd.  Take Old Union Church Rd to Natchez Trace Rd to the dove fields on the right.

GPS Coordinates: N 35.89371 W -88.21660

WMA Small Game Permit required.

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Beech Ridge Area

Crops planted :   30 acres millet--hay

Hunt dates:   Season opens at 12:00 noon on September 1. Open with the statewide seasons. 

Directions:   Off Hwy 89 between Kenton and Sidonia on Beech Ridge Rd

GPS Coordinates: N 36.22833 W -88.92493

WMA Small Game Permit required.

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Crops planted:   8 acres of sunflowers,  3 acres of wheat -- top sown, 3 acres of millet

Hunt dates:  Opens September 1 at 12:00 noon. Same as the statewide seasons.

Directions:   From Trenton, take Hwy. 186 and go 3.3 miles toward Gibson. WMA is on the left.

GPS Coordinates: N  35.93378 W -88.89331

WMA Small Game Permit required.

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Walnut Log -- WILL NOT BE OPEN ON SEPTEMBER 1

Crops planted:  70 acres millet--bush hogged, 10 acres wheat--burned

Hunt dates:   Will open at a later date.  Not able to cut field due to the recent rain. 

Directions: Field located off Hwy. 157 behind the USFWS Reelfoot Refuge office.

GPS Coordinates:  N  36.44534 W -89.30188

WMA Small Game Permit is NOT required.

WMA Map(zoom in to see field) and Google Map Directions

Crops planted:  30 acres of sunflowers.

Hunt dates: Opens September 1 at 12:00 noon. Same as the statewide seasons.

Directions: From Dyersburg –Travel west on 155 towards Caruthersville Missouri. Take Exit 2 and turn right onto Hwy 181.  Then make a right on Boothspoint road.  Travel to end of road and field is located on left.

GPS Coordinates:  N 36.09346 W -89.53696

WMA Small Game Permit is required.

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Crops planted:    19 acres of millet - bush hogged,  10 acres of burnt wheat.

Hunt dates:   Opens September 1 at 12:00 noon. Same as the statewide seasons.

Directions: Between Kenton and Union City on Hwy 45 N. Turn into area at Obion River off Hwy 45 N.

GPS Coordinates: N  36.27691 W -89.06131

WMA Small Game Permit is required.

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Crops planted: 10 acres of sunflowers

Hunt dates:  Opens September 1 at 12:00 noon.  Same as the statewide seasons.

Directions: From Dyersburg take Hwy 412 E. Go about 3 miles and turn left on Beaver Rd. Go .5 miles to field.

GPS Coordinates: N  36.00284 W -89.33150

WMA Small Game Permit is required.

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Crops planted:   35 acres of sunflowers ,  20 acres of  wheat top sown.

Hunt dates:   Opens September 1 at 12:00 noon. Same as the statewide seasons.

Directions: Travel west on 155 . Take Exit 2 and turn right onto Hwy. 181 heading north for 7.4 miles. Turn right onto Parker Road and proceed 0.5 miles. Field and parking area will be located on right.

GPS Coordinates: N 36.19758  W -89.53977

WMA Small Game Permit is required.

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Sinners Hope

Crops planted : 10 acres of sunflowers

Hunt dates:  Open Sept. 1 (12:00 noon) and remainder of statewide season.

Directions:  Head east on hey 69 from Milledgeville.  Turn right on Gospel Lane at Sinners Hope Church.  Follow the signs to the field.

GPS Coordinates: N  35.35930 W -88.30950

WMA Samll Game Permit required.

Orr Lane

Crops planted: 10 acres of sunflowers , 10 acres of wheat top sown, 5 acres of millet - burned

Hunt dates:  Open Sept. 1 (12:00 noon) and remainder of statewide season.

Directions: Turn east off of Coffee Landing Rd. toward Saltillo on Glendale Rd., go 4.5 miles turn left onto St. Paul Loop Go 1.3 miles turn left onto Orr Lane. Field is .7 miles at end of Orr Ln.

GPS Coordinates: N 35.34830 W -88.22712

WMA Small Game Permit required.

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LaGrange

Crops planted :  12 acres of sunflowers, 5 acres of wheat - burned

Hunt dates:     Opens September 1 at 12:00 noon. Same as the statewide seasons.

Directions:  -    Hwy 57  to LaGrange, turn south onto Yager Rd., approximately 1.5 miles turn right onto Beasley Rd., dove field is approximately 2 miles on the left. Follow signs.

GPS Coordinates:   N   35.01174 W -89.29025

WMA Small Game Permit required.

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Rossville

Crops planted : 8 acres of sunflowers

Hunt dates: Opens September 1 at 12:00 noon. Same as the statewide seasons.

Directions: (Rossville) - From Hwy 57 in Rossville take Hwy 194 North, turn left on Johnson Rd. Dove field is at the end of Johnson Rd.

GPS Coordinates: N 35.07763 W -89.57132

WMA Small Game Permit required.

WMA Map(zoom in to see field) and Google Map Directions