Wedington WMA

Area Notes

A free annual General Use Permit (WMP) is required to hunt or trap on WMAs. Permits are available online by clicking "Buy Licenses" at or by calling (833) 345-0325 or any regional office.
CWD regulations apply. 
Only shotguns (.410 and larger) with slugs (no buckshot allowed) or muzzleloading rifles shooting a single projectile are allowed.
Contact the USDA Forest Service for a mobility impaired modern gun permit application at (479) 284-3150. Refer to USDA Forest Service website for more information.


Cabins are available for overnight stay, but there are no campgrounds. 


Wedington WMA is just outside of the Fayetteville/Springdale area and is owned by the USDA Forest Service. It consists of beautiful hardwood timber forests that surround Lake Wedington. There are wildlife openings within the property that allow game to travel.

Hunting Opportunities

Deer hunting is limited to bow only for the majority of the season, however, there are opportunities for modern gun permit hunts for both youth and non-youth hunters. This area is known to have a healthy population of deer and many bucks are harvested each year. Hunters also have the chance to hunt rabbit and squirrel on this WMA.

Contact Wedington WMA

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Wedington WMA is not employed by or affiliated with the Land Conservation Assistance Network, and the Network does not certify or guarantee their services. The reader must perform their own due diligence and use their own judgment in the selection of any professional.

Contact Wedington WMA

Wildlife Management Area
Pedro, Arkansas  72761
Phone: (833) 340-7506
Toll Free: (833) 345-0325


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Benton County, Arkansas
  • Washington County, Arkansas

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