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#343422 - 08/15/07 11:24 AM Re: Shelby Forest WMA....anyone hunt it? [Re: shelbydeer]
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 Originally Posted By: shelbydeer
goodwin.... i have recently moved to memphis in the past six months and have been looking at shelby forrest to hunt. just too hot to scout it now . maybe we can get together and go take a look at it here soon


Sounds good man. Where did you move from?

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#343497 - 08/15/07 12:04 PM Re: Shelby Forest WMA....anyone hunt it? [Re: ]
shelbydeer
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reel foot lake area my family farms up there and got plenty of land to hunt but its about 2 hr drive and was looking for somehintg closer to here for one day hunts
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#343508 - 08/15/07 12:07 PM Re: Shelby Forest WMA....anyone hunt it? [Re: shelbydeer]
shelbydeer
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may need to check out wolf river heard alot of good things about it and there are alot of deer and big deer there. I have heard its nohitng to go up there and see 15 does in one morning and one or two big bucks. and it bow only for the most part which is nice
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#343557 - 08/15/07 12:37 PM Re: Shelby Forest WMA....anyone hunt it? [Re: shelbydeer]
4onaside
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Check out the TWRA website for the maps of Shelby WMA and Eagle Lake which are continuous. Pretty fair maps, at least to get you started. If you like to hunt in the hills, there is a fair amount of territory that is not in safety zone in Preachers House and Island Forty compartments.
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#343957 - 08/15/07 03:10 PM Re: Shelby Forest WMA....anyone hunt it? [Re: 4onaside]
eddie c
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Someone mentioned Hatchie Refuge. I believe there are 2 of those, Uppper Hatchie and Lower Hatchie. Upper is on I-40 near exit 56. these are national refuges so check the regulations. they also have permits you have to sign. I have a friend that used to hunt the one on I40 several years back, had good luck.
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