WMA Overview

Size: 13009 acres
Location: Jackson
Contact: (606) 877-8409
Elevation: minimum 940 feet, maximum 1495 feet.
Entrance GPS coordinates: Latitude N 37.4240, Longitude W -84.0638
Area Habitat: open land 5.03%, forest 95.00%, wetland 0.00%, open water 0.00%.


Turkey: Open under statewide regulations during the spring season.

Squirrel: Open under statewide regulations during the spring season.

Coyote: Open under statewide regulations with the exception that coyote hunting is only allowed during daylight hours.

Groundhog: Open under statewide regulations.

Bullfrog: Open under statewide regulations.

Turtles: Open under statewide regulations.

Fall Hunting dates/regulations are currently pending. 

Directions & Description

Two miles south of McKee, off of KY 89. Primarily hilly with steep slopes and long, narrow ridge tops, with flats only in bottoms and on tops of ridges. Mostly forested with approximately 30 acres of openings.

No developed facilities. Mobility impaired access to permit holders in designated area. The mobility impaired access area consists of the U.S. Forest Service trails that are open to ATVs which includes the Sheltowee Trace trail and Renfro Loop Trail on the Southwest end of the WMA. For camping check with owner.

Owned by U.S. Forest Service.