Tennesse has nearly three million acres of public land offering diverse fishing and hunting opportunities.

Chickasaw National Wildlife Refuge

• 25,000 acres

• Good deer, turkey and small game hunting

• Waterfowl hunting available with some quota draws

Reelfoot National Wildlife Refuge

• 10,428 acres

• Quota hunts for deer and turkeys

• Boat launch for access to Reelfoot Lake

Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area

• 170,000 acres

• Excellent deer and turkey hunting

• 16 boat access areas to Kentucky and Barkley Lakes plus additional lakes within LBL

Cherokee National Forest

• 650,000 acres

• Good hunting for deer and turkeys

• Trout fishing on hundreds of miles of cold water streams

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Family Fishing Lakes

Boat Ramps

Tennessee Duck Hunting Forum

Find more public land access opportunities with the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Hunt Planner.

Photo: Reelfoot National Wildlife Refuge

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