Chickasaw National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Region
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Calendar of Events


Crappie and bass fishing peak.
Wildflowers are abundant.
Northern snowmelt swells Mississippi River.
Birds migrating north.
Excellent wildlife viewing opportunties.

Catfishing still good.
Habitat management programs are busy.
Heat, humidity, and bugs can be extreme.


Squirrel hunting begins the end of August.
Other hunts follow through the end of the year.
Public Lands Day in September.
National Wildlife Refuge Week in October.
Excellent wildlife viewing opportunties.


Hunting closes the end of February.
Wintering waterfowl use peaks.

Randy Cook
Refuge Complex Manager

Bryan Woodward
Refuge Manager

Chickasaw NWR
1505 Sand Bluff Road
Ripley, TN 38063
Phone: 731/635-7621
Fax: 731/635-0178


Last updated: April 11, 2014