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Lake Allatoona Hunting Information


The time to go deer hunting with firearms (a.k.a. Bambi blasting) is almost here. You can’t just grab a gun, park on a dirt road and open fire on whatever moves.  There are rules here, Rambo.  Enforced by Rangers with penalties that you’d be wise to avoid. We’ve loaded all the ammo you’ll need in […]

Firearms Deer Season

Firearms Deer Season

Firearms deer season in Georgia begins Saturday, October 20, 2012.  Hunting in the Northern Zone runs through January 1, 2013; in the Southern Zone the season goes through January 15, 2013. While archery and primitive weapons season occur first, many hunters anxiously wait until the opening day of firearms season to get into the woods. “Regulated hunting is […]

Hunting Season for Primitive Weapons


Deer season for hunters using primitive weapons in Georgia runs from October 13-19, 2012. Muzzleloaders require extra caution, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. Click Here for the DNR’s Primitive Weapons Safety Checklist All hunters, including archers, must wear at least 500 square inches of daylight fluorescent orange above the waist […]

Waterfowl Regulations for 2012-2013


Georgia’s Board of Natural Resources recently approved waterfowl hunting regulations for 2012-2013. “Georgia’s waterfowl regulations maximize the hunting opportunity within the frameworks set by the United States Fish & Wildlife Service,” said Greg Balkcom, state waterfowl biologist for the Wildlife Resources Division.  “We have another 60-day season, and the only change is an increase in daily […]