Fort McClellan Game Management Office
Game Management Office number: 256-847-4438
Law Enforcement: 256-847-4433
Game Management Office Location:
Gate#3 Road, Building #8416, Pelham Range
Due to the Coronavirus, Pelham Range remains closed to the public. Hunting license and permit issue days are not scheduled at this time. Please continue to check the website for updates. Thank you. GMO Staff.
2019-2020 Hunting Policy, Dates and Limits here
March, April and May 2020 GMO Operation and Permit Issue Schedules here
2020 Hunter's Safety Courses
The Fort McClellan Army National Guard Training Center will be conducting annual
Hunter's Safety Classes at Pelham Range starting Tuesday, September 18, 2018. Hunters wishing to hunt on Pelham Range during the 2018-2019 hunting season must complete one of the scheduled classes. Hunters that completed a Hunter's Safety Class in 2017 are not required to attend.
The classes will be conducted in the Armed Forces Reserve Center located at Pelham Range. Hunters should enter through Gate #3, stop at the Guard Station then proceed to the AFRC located on the right .3 miles past the Gate #3 Guard Station. All personnel driving vehicles must have a valid driver license, vehicle insurance and vehicle registration. Passengers age 16 and over must have proof of identification or a valid driver license. Parking is available in the AFRC parking lot and across the street in the graveled parking area on the left just past the Pelham Range Fire Station.
2019-2020 GMO License Sales Information Licenses must be purchased through pay.gov
Should the link above not work properly, follow the instructions below.Instructions: Once logged onto https://pay.gov, navigate to the Fort McClellan Pay.gov page by entering "Fort McClellan" or "Pelham Range" in the "Search Box" located on the top left of the web page and select search. Select the "Continue to Form" link. This link will navigate the user to the license purchase page. Enter the required information in each blank. Select the form of payment and enter an email address to complete the transaction.
Hunting License Fees are as follows:
Everyone hunting or fishing on Pelham Range must pay a fee regardless of status.
Pelham Range Hunting Maps:
Download the hunter's map here.Pelham Range Hunting and Fishing Regulation:
Download the Pelham Range Hunting and Fishing regulation here
Read a story about the 2017 disabled hunters event on Pelham Range and the partnership with the Alabama Department of Conservation here.
Photos of game harvested on Pelham range