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Region 2 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.

Unless otherwise listed, dove hunting open with statewide seasons and bag limits.

 

Crops planted:   50 acres wheat​ -- top sown, 30 acres millet--bush hogged, 10 acres buckwheat--bush hogged  (Note: Due to wet conditions and forcasted weather conditions, we are unsure of exact acreage amounts.)

Hunt Dates:  Open with statewide seasons. (Season opens at 12:00 noon on September 1)

Directions: (Coffee County) - Take Exit 114 off of I-24 to Hwy. 41 south. Turn left onto Asbury Road, then onto Clifton Scott Road. Turn right onto Warren Road and Bark Camp Barrens WMA is on the left. There will be dove field signs starting on Asbury Road.    

GPS Coordinates:  N 35.47559 W -85.97965

WMA small game permit is required.

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

Crops planted:     22 acres of millet--burned, 13 sunflowers

Hunt Dates:  Same as statewide seasons (Season opens at 12:00 noon on September 1).    Hunting allowed from designated fields only.

Directions: (Cheatham County) - Hwy 49 at Little Bluff Creek

GPS Coordinate: N 36.28538 W -87.10792

WMA small game permit is required.

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

Crops planted:   20 acres of wheat top sown.

Hunt Dates:   Youth Only Hunt ( ages 6-16)  is on Sept.7 (email signup required -- Tommy.Edwards@tn.gov) .  Only 49 staked positions available. Child will need a non-hunting adult with them.

Field opens  Sept. 9 and every Saturday thereafter of the 1st segment open to all ages.  All hunting is on designated field only.

Directions: (Williamson County) - From 840, take Exit 42 South (Lewisburg/Shelbyville) on Hwy. 31A/41A. Stay on Hwy. 31A/41A and when you come to the Hwy. 31A/41A split, take Hwy. 31A and go 0.7 mile. The dove field will be on the left (east side).

GPS Coordinate:  N  35.79555 W -86.66757

WMA small game permit is required.

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

Crops planted:   20 acres of corn

Hunt Dates:   Same as statewide seasons (Season opens at 12:00 noon on September 1).  Hunting allowed from designated fields only. 

Directions: (Montgomery County) - At the end of Woodrow Road in the Dodsonville Community. 

GPS Coordinate:  N  36.45638 W -87.49368

WMA small game permit is required. 

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

Crops planted :  50 acres of wheat, 50 acres of millet, 50 acres of sunflowers.

Hunt Dates:  Same as statewide season, except closed at sunset the day before and during big game hunts. (Season opens at 12:00 noon on September 1)  Hunting allowed in designated fields only.  No one is allowed on the field or to reserve hunting spots by placement of dove buckets before 7:00am to 11:00 am opening day.

Directions: (Lawrence County) Napier Rd. Behind old checking Station (291 Napier Rd Lawrenceburg TN is address next door). From Summertown, take Hwy. 20 to State Road 240. Go approximately 8.5 miles and turn right on State Road 241 North. Go approximately 3 miles.

GPS Coordinate:  N 35.3835 W -87.47146

WMA small game permit is required.

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

Crops planted:   15 acres of sunflowers--top sown, 15 acres of wheat--top sown

Hunt Dates:  Youth Dove Hunt on Barton's Creek (youth only)   Sept 7  (6:00 am-sunset). Opens to everyone Sept 8 and every Wednesday and Friday-Sunday during first segment of statewide season.  Staked positions will be assigned by a drawing held on-site at 6 a.m. and hunters must check out at the conclusion of their hunt.   Registration begins at 5:30am.  Lead shot permitted. Each young sportsman must be accompanied by a licensed non-hunting adult.   

Directions: Located off North Denny Road in Wilson County.

GPS Coordinate: N 36.29835 W -86.35875

WMA Small Game Permit is required.

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

Crops planted:   20 acres of millet, 10 acres of wheat--top sown

Hunt Dates:  Sept. 7th - Young Sportsman Only.   Sept. 8th open to all ages through the remainder of the season.  Each young sportman (6-16 years of age) must be accompanied by a licensed non-hunting adult.

Directions: From I-24, take Exit 127 and follow Hwy. 64/50 west approximately 15 miles. Exit onto Hwy. 41A/64 North (Cowan Hwy.). Go 2.5 miles to Winchester Square. Follow Hwy. 50 West signs approximately 4 miles. Turn right on Maple Bend Road. The field is 1 mile ahead at the end of Maple Bend Road. (the road will turn from pavement to gravel).

GPS Coordinate: N 35.20042 W -86.17774

WMA Small Game Permit is required.

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

Crops planted:   43 acres wheat--burned--top sown. 

Hunt Dates:   Opens September 1 (noon - sunset). Shooting from staked positions only ( 99 total).  Open Monday, September 2 and every Saturday and Sunday only during the first and second segments.  On September 1, staked positions will be assigned by a drawing held on-site  and hunters must check out at the conclusion of their hunt.  Registration for the drawing will begin at 7am and drawing will be held onsite at 10am.   Successful applicants must be at their staked positions at the start of shooting hours.  

Directions: (Davidson/Rutherford/Wilson counties) From Nashville, take I-24 east to Exit 64 (Waldron Rd.); turn right off the exit; turn right on Murfreesboro Rd; turn left on Fergus Road at a Clayton Mobile Homes Sales Park; go 3/4 mile and turn right on Jones Mill Rd; follow the dove hunting signs. 

GPS Coordinate: N 36.0206 W -86.52587  

WMA Small Game Permit is required.

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

Crops planted: 40 acres wheat and sunflowers

Hunt Dates:   September 1 (noon-sunset), stake positions & thereafter every Saturday during the 1st segment.  Designated fields only.   On September 1, staked positions will be assigned by a drawing held on-site  at 10 am.  Hunters must be present at drawing and check out at the conclusion of the hunt.  Successful applicants must be at the staked position at legal shooting hours.

Directions:  From Columbia, take Hwy. 50 to Williamsport.  Cross the Duck River Bridge and turn right on Snow Creek Road. Go a few miles and turn left onto Leiper's Creek Road (this is the 1st left). The dove field will be down the road a few miles on the left. Look for signs.

GPS Coordinate: N 35.71760  W -87.19373

WMA Small Game Permit is required.

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

 

Crops planted:  40 acres of wheat

Hunt Dates:   September 1 (noon - sunset), open every day with statewide seasons.

Directions:  (Maury County) - From Nashville, take I-65 south to Hwy. 50. Go west on Hwy. 50 until you reach Fred White Road. Turn right onto Fred White Road. Go down the road until you see the parking lot signs. The field is on both sides of Fred White Road just before you get to the Howard Bridge. Parking is allowed only in two designated parking lots. No parking on the side of the road. 

GPS Coordinate:  N 35.5687 W -86.9224 

WMA Small Game Permit is required.

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