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    Little River Canyon

    National Preserve Alabama

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  • Prescribed Fires Scheduled for April 10-12, 2014

    Closures include Slant Rock Campsite, Backcountry Roads 01, 02, 03 and 04 on the days of the burn and the day after. Slant Rock Burn Unit is located on the north side of Highway 35 and west of County Road 103. The burn will enhance native habitats. More »

HUNTING

Little River Canyon National Preserve in cooperation with Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries manages the Backcountry Area (Little River Wildlife Management Area - Cherokee and DeKalb Counties) for hunting.

Hunting License and Permit Required for the Little River Wildlife Management Area.

1. Hunting License - Available at any local license agent.

2. Management Area License - Available at any local license agent.

3. Management Area Permit - Free, available at the Little River Canyon Headquarter's office or the Check Station (located at Cherokee County Road 103, one-half mile from the intersection with Highway 35). Also available at most local license agents.

4. Gun Deer Hunts Permit (Draw Hunts) - Free, available only on the day of the hunt at the Hunters Check Station (located at Cherokee County Road 103, one-half mile from the intersection with Highway 35). The station will open no later than 5:00 a.m.

For more information, contact:

Tracy Nelson
Alabama Wildlife Biologist
(256) 643-4139 Gaylesville Office
(256) 435-5422 Jacksonville Office

Did You Know?

Brown Trout

Although not native to Little River, trout that have escaped from upstream impoundments can sometimes be caught in the Preserve.