Urban Archery Season – Town Property Hunting Program


Altavista, Va. – The Town of Altavista has allowed hunting on certain town-owned property during the Urban Archery Season for the past several years. The Town is seeking applicants for a limited number of hunting permits for the approved town owned properties; which include Dead end of 11th Street; Franklin Avenue (corner of 10th Street); and property adjacent to the Waste Water Treatment Plan on Lane Access Road. Virginia’s Urban Archery Season begins on September 5th and runs until October 4th, 2022, then begins again on January 3, 2023 and runs through March 28, 2023.

Interested individuals can pick up an application from Town Hall (510 Seventh Street) during normal business hours, 8am-5pm. The Town intends to begin issuing the limited number of permits on August 17th. Additional information about the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Urban Archery Season and specific regulations for Altavista can be found HERE.

For more information about this item, please contact Matthew Perkins, Assistant Town Manager, at 434-369-5001.