WMA Overview

Size: 2897 acres
Location: Nelson, Larue
Contact: (502) 477-9024
Elevation: minimum 520 feet, maximum 980 feet.
Entrance GPS coordinates: Latitude N 37.5341, Longitude W -85.5590
Area Habitat: open land 10.77%, forest 88.89%, wetland 0.24%, open water 0.10%.


Open under statewide rules and regulations in effect for the county.

Directions & Description

From New Haven travel KY Hwy 52 east 1.2 miles and turn right onto Hwy 247. Follow Hwy 247 south for 7.6 miles towards Howardstown. At Hwy 84 turn left and travel east for 4.2 miles to WMA .

Primitive Camping is allowed in designated area only and only during Turkey and Deer Seasons with a 14-day limit.

No ATV’s, camping, horseback riding, or rock climbing is allowed on the WMA. The area is open under statewide regulations for all game species.