Hunting closure dates:

T-Wall (Tennessee Wall)Prentice Cooper State Forest and WMA will be holding managed hunts on the following dates-

Spring 2024 Hunting Dates:

  • April 16 – 18
  • April 19 – 21
  • April 24 – 26
  • May 2 – 4
  • May 7 – 9
  • May 14 – 16

Rocktown and Lost Wall: Crockford-Pigeon Mountain WMA will be holding managed hunts on the following dates. Also, Please remember to buy a license at


October 21-22

November 16-18

December 6-9

The trails at Rocktown are closed until 10 AM from September – January 1st for archery season. 



  • Don’t overcrowd/love to death areas.
  • If parks are full, consider coming back at a different time. Consider coming earlier in the day to allow for plenty of time if an area is full and you need to adjust your plans.
  • Only park in designated areas.
  • Please do not park along the shoulders of roads. If a parking area is full, please adjust your plans and find another area to visit.
  • Follow all park rules and regulations.
  • We especially ask that you stay on trail and not enter areas that are closed or restricted.
  • Plan ahead.
  • Understand if a park or area of the park you plan to visit is open or closed.
  • Pack out your trash and your human (or dog) waste
    • When it’s time to leave, please clean up after yourselves. Carry out any trash or dispose of it in the appropriate containers.
  • Follow leash laws for your specific climbing area.