Mountain Cove
Crockford-Pigeon Mountain



Crockford-Pigeon Mountain WMA

Mountain Cove
Crockford-Pigeon Mountain

This 20,657-acre state-owned Wildlife Management Area is in Northwest Georgia (Walker County). This area features abundant wildlife, miles of trails, unique natural features, and gorgeous views. Hunters consider it a favorite hunting destination for deer, turkey, squirrel, quail, and rabbit. Many protected species call this area home. Locations popular to visit include: Rocktown, Lost Wall, Pocket, Pettyjohn’s Cave, Sawmill Lake, Bluehole Springs, Civil War Wayside. This WMA boasts 5 designated camping areas, numerous trails and trailheads, and historic Mountain Cove.

All horse, bike, caving, hiking, rock climbing, parasailing and hang-gliding trails are closed during firearm deer seasons. Additionally, all horse and bike trails and areas are closed before 10:00 a.m. during archery deer and turkey season. No ATVs on the property.

Accommodations & Facilities

  • Bike Trails
  • Equestrian Trails
  • Hiking Trails
  • Primitive Campsites
  • Lake


  • Biking
  • Boating
  • Geocaching — not allowed during managed hunts or before 10 a.m. during turkey season
  • Hiking 
  • Horseback Riding
  • Hunting
  • Lake Fishing
  • Parasailing & Hang-gliding 
  • Primitive Camping
  • River Fishing
  • Wildlife Watching

Nearby Properties

Phone Numbers

Region Office 706-295-6041

Fees & Passes

Land Access

  • Hunting License
  • Fishing License, or
  • Lands Pass

Purchase License


365 Rocky Lane Road
Lafayette, GA 30728 

GPS Coordinates
N 34.67622, W -85.3804