Kentucky's Hunting Access Sites
Hensley-Pine Mountain WMA.
Location & Size: Letcher County, 4,848 acres
Contact (606) 337-9317
Elevation minimum 1517 feet, maximum 2863 feet.
Area Habitat mostly forest: open land 8%, forest 92%, wetland 0%, open water 0%.
Entrance GPS coordinates: Latitude N 37.01654, Longitude W -82.93731
Directions & Description: Letcher County, with a small piece in Harlan County. Take Little Shepherd Trail (Trail 1679), 5 miles southwest of Whitesburg off US 119. Mountainous and steep, with narrow ridges and numerous rock outcroppings, entirely forested in mixed hardwoods. Sightseeing, hiking, on Little Shepherd Trail. Owned by Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources.
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Kentucky Afield Destinations Article (Summer 2001)
2012-13 Kentucky Hunting and Trapping Guide (PDF), page 47
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