WMA Overview

Size: 2003 acres
Location: Breathitt & Perry
Contact: Becky Littleton (606) 877-8409
Elevation: minimum 760 feet, maximum 1640 feet.
Entrance GPS coordinates: Latitude N 37.4502, Longitude W -83.1954
Area Habitat: open land 15.18%, forest 85.02%, wetland 0.00%, open water 0.00%.


The main block of this area is closed to all hunting.

Outlying areas ONLY are open under county and statewide regulations for all hunting and trapping seasons, except:

  • Elk Quota: portions open during quota elk hunts only to persons who possess the appropriate elk hunting permit.

  • Bear: East Zone 2. See the Black Bear Hunting page on this website for more details. 

Directions & Description

Robinson Forest is located east of Jackson and Clayhole. Head east of Clayhole on HWY 476 about 8 miles, and turn on Little Buckhorn RD and the county line.

See map for open outlying areas in Breathitt and Perry county (Rose Branch, Little Caney Creek north, Bear branch, Fishtrap Branch, and Beaver Dam). See the Fall Hunting and Trapping Guide for additional information concerning hunting seasons.

Owned by University of Kentucky. This property is located within Elk Hunting Unit 4. Please refer to the elk hunting portion of our website.