Yatesville Lake State Park and Lawrence County Recreation Area

WMA Overview

Size: 2106 acres
Location: Lawrence
Contact: (606) 673-1492
Elevation: minimum feet, maximum feet.
Entrance GPS coordinates: Latitude N 38.0964, Longitude W -82.6822
Area Habitat: open land 11.30%, forest 84.38%, wetland 0.00%, open water 4.18%.


Open under statewide regulations for archery, crossbow and muzzleloading deer hunting the second Monday of December for three consecutive days. All hunters must check in at the state park campground booth between noon-8 p.m.(Eastern) the day before the hunt. Check in is not permitted on hunt days or at any other time. Check out is not required, but deer taken must be telechecked as required under statewide regulations. Hunters will receive a map at check-in showing the area open to hunting and containing any other special instructions. No other hunting is permitted on Yatesville Lake State Park property.

Directions & Description

See parks web site for details