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Three Rivers WMA

Site Directions: Three Rivers WMA is most easily accessed from Hwy 45W/5.

Visitors can drive south from Union City or north from Kenton and access the main entrance which is on the west side of the highway immediately adjacent to the Obion River.

Lat: 36.27605°N Long: -89.06219°W

Hours: daylight hours

Seasonality: year round, but access may be only via boat when the Obion River is flooding the area

Fees: none

Site Description: Three Rivers WMA is a 1,577 acre site dominated by early successional habitat.  Extensive acreage of reforestation is present across the site that borders the Obion River. 

Access is via gravel roads.

Wildlife to Watch: Early successional specialists such as Prairie Warbler, Field Sparrow, and Common Yellowthroat are common in summer.

Mississippi Kites are present in late spring through mid-August.

If there is standing water in low, wet areas, egrets and herons may be abundant. Wildlife that can be seen varies greatly with the water levels of the Obion River. 

NOTE:  Be sure to check out our Safety Tips page for important information regarding viewing wildlife in these areas. 

TWRA WMAs Rules and Regulations

Tennesee Hunting Guide

Tennessee Fishing Guide

Other local sites including Obion River WMAGooch WMA, and Hop-In Refuge.