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Obion River WMA - Maness Swamp Hunting Unit

Contact: James Whitaker 731-749-5587,  James.Whitaker@tn.gov

All hunting units at the Obion River Maness Swamp hunting area have sufficient water to hunt on the Feb. 1st and Feb. 8th youth hunt. We will be drawing for both hunts this Monday night, (January 27th).

Waterfowl hunting will be allocated by handheld weekly drawings every Monday night at 6 pm, at the Kenton Gym, 206 West College St., Kenton, TN. 38233. Please arrive prior to 6 pm to register.

Hunting will only be allowed from designated locations.  Waterfowl hunting closes at 3:00 pm. 

See the guide for additional regulations.

Location: NORTH OF STATE HWY. 445, BORDERED BY THE SOUTH FORK AND MIDDLE FORK OF THE OBION RIVERS AS MARKED.

Waterfowl - Waterfowl Hunting will be allocated by handheld weekly drawings for 3-day hunts (Friday - Sunday) and Opening weekend(s).

The drawings will be held on the Monday prior to the hunt at 6:00 pm at the Kenton Gym, 206 West College St., Kenton, TN 38233. Hunting will only be allowed from designated locations.

Waterfowl hunting closes at 3:00 pm except for that last day of the late waterfowl season(s) and youth season(s)when hunting ends at sunset. Closed to all activities five days before each opening of the late duck season. All hunting other than waterfowl is prohibited during the late duck seasons. No waterfowl hunters permitted on Unit or Access area from two hours after legal shooting hours have ended until 4 a.m. the following day during the late duck season.