Redbird WMA

WMA Overview

Size: 24033 acres
Location: Clay & Leslie
Contact: (606) 877-8409
Elevation: minimum 842 feet, maximum 1881 feet.
Entrance GPS coordinates: Latitude N 37.1031, Longitude W -83.5341
Area Habitat: open land 6.97%, forest 92.92%, wetland 0.00%, open water 0.00%.


Spring Hunting: Open under statewide rules and regulations in effect for the county, except,

Coyote: Night hunting is prohibited.

Directions & Description

Located 7 miles west of Hyden, KY off US-421. Hilly to steep with gentle slopes in bottomlands and on ridge tops. Mostly forested with approximately 100 acres of openings and 25 miles of improved hiking trails. No developed facilities. Mobility impaired access to permit holders on designated area, which is currently the Redbird Crest Trail. For camping check with owner.

Within Daniel Boone National Forest. Owned by U.S. Forest Service.