Shelton Ferry WMA

Directions and Description

Site Directions:  From Nashville, take I-24 east (toward Chattanooga) and exit at the Arnold Air Force Base exit (#117), turn right onto Wattendorf Highway and the WMA is on both sides of the highway, all the way to Tullahoma.  

From Clarksville, take Hwy 48/13 south across the Cumberland River and stay on Hwy 48 towards Dickson, in 0.7 miles turn left onto Southside Road, turn left on Southside Drive, and follow past Shooting Complex.   This road ends in the Shelton's Ferry River Bottoms and paved roads provide access north to the boat ramp and south to various sections of the WMA.  Lat-Long: 36.40384, -87.28509

The WMA is open year-round during daylight hours, with access dependent on hunting seasons.   License fees may apply.

TWRA Contact Information: Region 2 Office: 1-615-781-6622, Toll-Free: 1-800-624-7406, E-mail the office

Sheltons Ferry WMA is located in Montgomery County Tennessee is approximately 700 acres of primarily agriculture fields with some grassy/scrub fields.    

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Driving Directions
Hunting Regulations Link

Regulations & Dates

Big Game, Small Game, Trapping, and Dog Training - Same as statewide seasons, except as noted.

Deer - Archery equipment only, except during Young Sportsman hunts.

Quail - Nov. 2, 2024 - Jan. 15, 2025.

Firing Range - Montgomery County Shooting Complex.