protecting and caring for environmentally
significant land and water in Waukesha County for future generations
All hunting lottery applications are due by August 1st, with winners being chosen 1-2 weeks after that date.
Some properties open to hunting are also part of our fall/winter
stewardship workday schedule. Please take a look at our event calendar
to make sure a workday is not scheduled for a day you choose to hunt an
open property. Thank you!
· Davis Property · Summit Bog · Genesee Lake Road Tamarack Preserve (enter via Summit Bog) · Ottawa (Southern parcel ONLY... see map) · Carter Family Fen
*All hunting allows ethical-use gun and archery hunting of waterfowl, small game, turkey, big game, and trapping for water trapping and upland trapping.
The following properties allow deer hunting with a WCLC permit obtained through the Lottery:
· Ottawa Wildlife Refuge · Scuppernong Wetlands
Hunting is not permitted on any other Waukesha County Land Conservancy Properties.
Hunting is NOT allowed at Tamarack Preserve This property is located within 1,700 feet of school grounds, therefor hunting is not allowed per Wis Admin Code 29.301.
29.301 General restrictions on hunting. (1) Hunting restricted areas. In this subsection, "school" means a public or private elementary or secondary school, including a charter school, a tribal school, as defined in s. 115.001 (15m), or a technical college. No person may hunt within 1,700 feet of any hospital, sanatorium or the grounds of any school....
Remember you are responsible to know the property boundaries of the site and to respect the adjacent property owners. You can find property boundary information by visiting the Waukesha County Parks and Land Use website.