Blue Ridge Center
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Managed Hunt - Trails closed ALL DAY today

  • December 12, 2015
  • BRCES Trails CLOSED ALL DAY today

Managed Hunt today by BRCES Wildlife Management Committee. 




NO HUNTING ALLOWED by private individuals or groups!

Managed Hunt by BRCES Wildlife Mgmt Committee ONLY!

To help maintain a healthy forest and viable deer population, the Blue Ridge Center’s Wildlife Management Committee is conducting a managed hunt this season. On days when gun hunting occurs (by BRCES Wildlife Management Committee ONLY), the trails will be open from 10 AM until 3:00 PM for hiking, trail riding*, etc. On 1 selected day, trails will be closed all day to allow for increased harvests to help feed the needy in our community. No hunting will be done on Sundays.  *Horseback riding by USTR members only,


For your safety, do not enter the fields or forests of BRCES during hunt times. In the event of a necessary entry, please call the Hunt Coordinator at 240-994-8750 to insure you are not entering a line of fire.  For safety and insurance purposes, unauthorized entry during the hunting hours will be considered trespassing and dealt with by local law enforcement personnel.

NO HUNTING ALLOWED by private individuals or groups!

Managed Hunt by BRCES Wildlife Committee ONLY!

Hunting Days         Hiking/Horse Riding Hours

Oct 31               Trails open 10 am -3:00 p.m. only

Nov 3,5,7                Trails open 10 am -3:00 p.m. only

Nov 10,12,14          Trails open 10 am -3:00 p.m. only  

Nov 16-21               Trails open 10 am -3:00 p.m. only

Nov 24,26               Trails open 10 am -3:00 p.m. only

Nov 28                    Trails open until 3 p.m. only

Dec 1,8,10               Trails open 10 am -3:00 p.m. only 

Dec 12 - Trails Closed All Day-Harvest for the Hungry

Dec 15,17,19           Trails open 10 am -3:00 p.m. only

Dec 21-26, 29, 31    Trails open 10 am -3:00 p.m. only

Jan 2, 2016              Trails open 10 am -3:00 p.m. only




Blue Ridge Center for Environmental Stewardship

11661 Harpers Ferry Rd.

Purcellville, VA  20132



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