Kentucky's Hunting Access Sites
Grayson Lake WMA.
Location & Size: Carter & Elliott counties, 8,025 acres
Contact (606) 474-8535; COE (606) 474-5815
Elevation minimum 643 feet, maximum 1168 feet.
Area Habitat mostly forest: open land 7%, forest 92%, wetland 0%, open water 1%.
Entrance GPS coordinates: Latitude N 38.24213, Longitude W -82.98176
Directions & Description: (8,024 acres in land, 1,510 acres in lake at summer pool): Carter, Elliott counties, Seven miles south of Grayson, can be reached by KY 7, KY 1496 and by boat. Few primitive interior roads. Mainly hilly and steep, with some gently sloping upland areas and fairly flat creek bottoms. Mostly forested, primarily in hardwoods, with openings in most bottoms and upland flats. Hiking on 20-miles marked trail. Hunting, fishing, boating, birding on lake. Horseback trails, campground with water and electrical hookup at adjacent Grayson Lake State Park, Managed by Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. Owned by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Grayson Lake State Park
2012-13 Kentucky Hunting and Trapping Guide (PDF), page 47
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