Directions & DescriptionLocated in Lewis County, Old Trace Creek Wildlife Management Area was purchased with Kentucky Wetland and Stream Mitigation (FILO) Fund for stream restoration. The property is about 95% forested with the remaining open land being creek drainages and a couple of small fields.
Old Trace Creek has moderate to steep terrain with several forested ridges and benches. There is abundant opportunity for game species as most of the tract is upland oak forest. Old Trace Creek is under statewide regulations for hunting season and bag limits
To access the property, take exit 156 off I-64, turn left onto KY-59, about 6 miles turn left onto Old Trace Creek Road (Old Trace Hill Road) and go 1 mile. The property is on the right
Old Trace Creek WMA is owned by Ky. Dept. Fish and Wildlife Resources.