Size: 41324 acres
Location: Ohio, Hopkins & Muhlenberg
Contact: (270) 476-1889
Elevation: minimum 324 feet, maximum 654 feet.
Entrance GPS coordinates: Latitude N 37.2800, Longitude W -86.9034
Area Habitat: open land 15.25%, forest 68.28%, wetland 11.98%, open water 4.47%.
Spring Hunting: open under statewide regulations.
*Any person ages 16 and older entering the area must obtain and carry a Peabody WMA user permit, or be a member of a permitted group event. Permits are non-transferable.
*Rabbit and quail hunters on the Sinclair and Ken units must check in and check out at a self-service kiosk and clearly display a department-provided vehicle hangtag in a vehicle. Hang-tags available in advance through the department’s website.
While on the area, a person shall not: swim recreationally, camp except in a primitive fashion along an existing road, camp or park within100 feet of well heads, leave a campfire unattended, operate a motorized vehicle off road or where prohibited by signs, block a road or gate, construct a permanent structure, or leave a temporary blind or stand. Centerline of boats must not exceed 18 feet 6 inches, except pontoons must not exceed 22 feet and canoes are exempt. Boats may not exceed idle speed. Boats with an internal combustion engine may not be operated on Goose Lake, Island Lake or South Lake.