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Archery deer hunt: USACE to host disabled hunters at Allatoona

Published Oct. 14, 2016
Allatoona Lake disabled archery-only deer hunt.

Allatoona Lake disabled archery-only deer hunt.

MOBILE, Ala. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Mobile District is scheduled to host an archery-only deer hunt for disabled hunters at the Allatoona Lake Project Dec. 19-20.

Hunting blinds will be provided throughout McKinney Campground. The use of each hunting blind will be by reservation only and limited to hunters permanently confined to a wheelchair or Purple Heart recipients. A non-hunting assistant may accompany each disabled hunter. Each hunter must possess a valid Georgia Big Game license.

Requests for reservations will be taken by phone or in person Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Oct. 17 through Nov. 04. The available limited spaces will be filled by lottery.

Please contact or visit:

Allatoona Lake Operations Project Management Office
1138 GA State Route 20 Spur, SE
Cartersville, GA 30121
Phone: 678-721-6700

For more information, visit and click recreation to find the Allatoona Lake Project or a Mobile District-managed USACE lake project near you; go to to locate any USACE lake project in the U.S.


Lorraine S. Evans
E. Patrick Robbins

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