Grady County WMA, photo by Joseph Nabonne

Grady County WMA

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Game Warden (County):

Area Acres
1,037 ac.

The Grady County Wildlife Management Area encompasses 1,036 acres located about 4 ½ miles east of Rush Springs, Oklahoma in Grady County. This WMA is about equally divided between two non-contiguous tracts with an additional 33 acre non-contiguous tract located between the other two. The area is characterized by open uplands bisected by wooded draws and creeks typical of the interspersed postoak-blackjack oak and tall grass prairie habitat types.

  • Quail: Present but in low numbers
  • Turkey: Rio Grande turkey are transient through the area.
  • Deer: White-tailed deer inhabit the area.
  • Rabbit: Cottontail rabbits inhabit the area.
  • Furbearers: Coyote, bobcat, raccoon and other common furbearers inhabit the area.
  • Dove: Some local doves are occasionally present.
  • Waterfowl: Various species of waterfowl may occasionally utilize the small ponds located on the wma. 

Prescribed fire and periodic grazing may be utilized to enhance wildlife habitat.

N/A

Lakes on area:

Limited fishing opportunity exists. Most ponds located on the wma are small enough to cast a lure clear across.

AREA CLOSED TO ALL ACTIVITIES FOR CONTROLLED DEER HUNTS OCT. 22-30 AND NOV. 19-27, 2022.

Closed Seasons
Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun
Same As Statewide Seasons
Youth Deer Gun
Seasons w/ Special Restrictions
  • Deer Archery, Turkey Fall Archery, Dove, Crow, Rail, Gallinule, Waterfowl, Sandhill Cranes, Quail, Squirrel, Rabbit, Snipe, Woodcock, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling

Closed during deer muzzleloader and the first nine days of deer gun season.

  • Turkey Fall Gun

Closed during deer muzzleloader season. Tom only, shotgun only.

  • Trapping

Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.

  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring

One-tom limit; seasons combined.

Additional Restrictions:

No camping allowed.