Kentucky's Hunting Access Sites
Buckhorn Lake WMA.
Location & Size: Perry & Leslie counties, 3,571 acres
Contact (606) 878-9595; COE office (606) 398-7251
Elevation minimum 759 feet, maximum 1467 feet.
Area Habitat mostly forest: open land 25%, forest 66%, wetland 0%, open water 9%.
Entrance GPS coordinates: Latitude N 37.34131, Longitude W -83.46991
Directions & Description: Lake shoreline in Perry County and Leslie KY 15 and KY 28 west from Hazard, KY 257 N. from Hyden; from Daniel Boone Parkway; take Hyden exit, turn left; 2 old roads follow lake shore; primary access by boat. Mountainous terrain, primarily forested with some open land in bottoms. Picnicking, swimming, boating facilities at Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park. Owned by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
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Corp of Engineers - Buckhorn Lake
Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park
2013-14 Public Land Hunting (PDF), page 15
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