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Canyon Ferry

Canyon Ferry

Site Facts

  • Open:Jan 1 - Dec 31
  • Size: 5129 acres
  • Elevation: 3812 ft

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Canyon Ferry WMA is an excellent place to see migrating waterfowl and many nesting birds.

Management goal: To provide and improve habitat for ducks, geese and nongame species and to provide wildlife viewing and hunting opportunities. Hunting opportunities: Archery, shotgun, muzzleloader and traditional handgun for white-tailed deer; bird hunting for pheasants, ducks and Canada geese.

Directions

Directions

From U. S. Highway 287 on the west and Highway 284 on the east, Canyon Ferry WMA can be reached by several gravel roads. Also, from Townsend, one can follow U. S. Highway 12 east for a short distance, then turn north onto Harrison Road. Gravel roads heading off this road lead to the WMA.
(Lat 46.374 , Lng -111.556 )

Restrictions & Closures

Restrictions & Closures

Stay Limit

Maximum stay of 14 days allowed.

Vehicle Length

Site is accessible.