Wayne Fitzgerrell Hunter Fact Sheet

2013 -2014 Season


Additional Deer/Turkey Regulations


NAME: Wayne Fitzgerrell State Recreation Area

LOCATION : Two miles west of State Route 37 on Highway 154


Total Acres: 3,302   Huntable Acres: 1,500  

Acres of Timber: 500   Open, Cultivated or Fallow Land: 1,000

Buildings and Recreation Areas: 1,500

AVAILABLE GAME SPECIES: Pheasant, Deer and Turkey


1. Special regulations apply, check at headquarters

2. Deer hunting is archery only.

3. Pheasant hunting is by permit only.

4. Camping available

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Wayne Fitzgerrell State Recreation Area, 11094 Ranger Road, Whittington, IL 62897-9718, PH: 618/629-2320 or Region 5 Headquarters, 11731 State Hwy. 37, Benton, IL 62812, PH: 618/435-8138.

Equal opportunity to participate in programs of the Ilinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) and those funded by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and other agencies is available to all individuals regardless of race, sex, national origin, disability, age, religion or other non-merit factors. If you believe you have been discriminated against, contact the funding source's civil rights office and/or the Equal Employment Opportunity Officer, IDNR, 1 Natural Resources Way, Springfield, IL 62702-1271; 217/785-0067; TTY 217/782-9175.