Blue Grass Army Depot

WMA Overview

Size: 14517 acres
Location: Madison
Contact: Andrew Dickson at 859-779-6177 between hours of 630am and 5:00pm Monday-Thursday or via email at
Elevation: minimum 850 feet, maximum 1040 feet.
Entrance GPS coordinates: Latitude N 37.6950, Longitude W -84.1810
Area Habitat: open land 51.96%, forest 46.97%, wetland 0.10%, open water 0.97%.


Currently closed to all hunting and trapping. 

Directions & Description

Blue Grass Army Depot is located 4.5 miles south of Richmond on US 421. The landscape is rolling terrain with open fields and some woodlands along streams and other low areas.

NOTE: This is an active military reservation. Access is strictly controlled and rigidly enforced; special hunting regulations apply. The dove hunt is by lottery drawing only. Two lakes are available for fishing.

To obtain access to this facility for hunting or fishing a National Crime Information Center background check is required.

For more information, contact Blue Grass Army Depot, Attn: Natural Resource Specialist, Building S-14, 431 Battlefield Memorial Hwy, Richmond, KY 40475. This property is owned by the U.S. Army.