8th Annual Christmas Parade, Tree Lighting and Jingle Market happening on December 4th!

Celebrate Christmas in Downtown Dawsonville on a new night... Friday, December 4, 2020 with a Night Parade, Tree Lighting, Jingle Market and free festivities!

Sportsman's Paradise

Hunting in Dawson County

Dawson County has opportunities for hunters and outdoor enthusiasts.


Dawson County has some densely forested acreage that is home to a diversity of game species: deer, bear, turkey, small game animals, dove, and waterfowl. During the appropriate hunting season, licensed hunters can enjoy this sport on both public and private lands. Dawson Forest Wildlife Management Area allows seasonal public hunting for licensed hunters.

Hunting Schedule

Hunting Map