Cambrian Coal Hunting Access Area

WMA Overview

Size: 15015 acres
Location: Pike, Letcher, Floyd
Contact: 1-800-858-1549
Elevation: minimum 840 feet, maximum 3000 feet.
Entrance GPS coordinates: Latitude N 37.2063, Longitude W -82.6123
Area Habitat: open land 27.29%, forest 46.47%, wetland 0.00%, open water 0.00%.

Regulations

Portions marked "All Hunting" are open under statewide regulations for all game species. Hunters must abide by the possession, bag limits and season structure in county where hunting. Portions of the property are under special restrictions. Definitions for each restriction may be found on this page. Please refer to the map to see where restrictions apply.

All users must obtain and complete a liability waiver (available on this page).

Owned by Cambrian Coal Company. No ATV’s, camping, horseback riding, or rock climbing is allowed on the area. The use of a hunting guide to assist hunters during their hunt is not permitted on any portions of this property.

Bear: Zone 1 (Letcher County portion); Zone 2 (Pike County portion). See the Black Bear Hunting page on this website for more details.

Deer: Areas marked "Archery Quota hunt" are open to archery only deer quota hunts during the statewide season. No firearm hunting is permitted. Hunters must abide by the possession, bag limits and season structure in county where hunting. Interested deer hunters may apply by calling Steve McKee at 606-639-7221.

Areas marked "Deer and Turkey Quota Hunt" are open during quota hunts for deer and turkey during the statewide seasons for each species. Hunters must abide by the possession, bag limits and season structure in county where hunting. Interested deer and turkey hunters may apply by calling Steve McKee at 606-639-7221.

Elk: Quota elk hunters may sign up to hunt this property through the Voucher Cooperator online system. Please note that portions of this property are within the boundaries of the Levisa Fork Limited Entry Area (LEA) and closed for elk hunting.

Turkey: Areas marked "Deer and Turkey Quota Hunt" are open during quota hunts for deer and turkey during the statewide seasons for each species. Hunters must abide by the possession, bag limits and season structure in county where hunting. Interested deer and turkey hunters may apply by calling Steve McKee at 606-639-7221.

Directions & Description

Habitat consists primarily of reclaimed surface-mined and forested land. Foot travel only off of area mine roads or behind locked gates. Active mining practices are underway on some portions of the property. Use caution when travelling and always give mining equipment and large trucks the right of way.

Quota elk hunters may sign up to hunt this property through the Voucher Cooperator online system. Please note that portions of this property are within the boundaries of the Levisa Fork Limited Entry Area and closed for elk hunting. Please note that portions of the property are under special restrictions. Definitions for each restriction may be found below. Please refer to the map to see where restrictions apply.

All Hunting: areas marked as such are open under statewide regulations for all game species. Hunters must abide by the possession, bag limits, and season structure in county where hunting.

Archery Deer Quota Hunt: areas marked as such are open to archery-only deer quota hunts during the statewide season. No firearm hunting is permitted. Hunters must abide by the possession, bag limits, and season structure in county where hunting. Interested deer hunters may apply by calling Steve McKee at 606-639-7221.

Deer and Turkey Quota Hunt: areas marked as such are open during quota hunts for deer and turkey during the statewide seasons for each species. Hunters must abide by the possession, bag limits, and season structure in county where hunting. Interested deer and turkey hunters may apply by calling Steve McKee at 606-639-7221.

Owned by Cambrian Coal Company. No ATV’s, camping, horseback riding, or rock climbing is allowed on the area. The use of a hunting guide to assist hunters during their hunt is not permitted on any portions of this property. All users must obtain and complete a liability waiver