Wildlife Management Area
Region 3 |
Gold West Country
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.
To provide and improve habitat for ducks, geese and nongame species and to provide wildlife viewing and hunting opportunities.
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
PO Box 998
Designated road and parking area. Walk on dikes.
These locations represent physical
occurrences (visually confirmed) within the boundaries of the site.
Many more species may be present in the area which are not listed
because we do not have a visually confirmed record. If you would like
to report a species sighting, a form is available.