Open Gate Dates for Public Hunting

Public Hunting Access on Certain Forever Wild Lands

On the dates listed below, select gates that are kept closed throughout the year are opened to allow hunters easier access to the properties listed.

Hunters may take personal vehicles and ATVs through these gates, but they still have to abide by the Regulations of Certain Conduct on State Lands (220-4-.15) and are not allowed to operate vehicles except on regularly used roads.

Hunters should take note that not all gates will be open on these dates and they are not allowed to open or drive around locked gates.

Baldwin County- Lillian Swamp Tract
December 8 and 9, 2018
January 12 and 13, 2019
February 16 and 17, 2019

Baldwin County- Splinter Hill Bog Tract
December 9 and 10, 2018
January 19 and 20, 2019
February 16 and 17, 2019

Monroe County- Red Hills Tract
October 15-19 and October 29-November 4, 2018
December 2 and 3, 2018
January 12-14, 2019
February 11-28, 2019

Dallas County- Old Cahawba Tract “West Zone”
December 1 and 2, 2018
January 5 and 6, 2019
February 22 and 24, 2019

No Open Gates for East Zone at this time