Kentucky's Hunting Access Sites
Location & Size: Clay & Leslie counties, 24,014 acres
Contact (606) 878-9595
Elevation minimum 842 feet, maximum 1881 feet.
Area Habitat mostly forest: open land 5%, forest 95%, wetland 0%, open water 0%.
Entrance GPS coordinates: Latitude N 37.10309, Longitude W -83.53406
Directions & Description: 7 miles west of Hyden. Hilly to steep with gentle slopes in bottomlands and on ridge tops; mostly forested with approximately 100 acres of openings and 25 miles of improved hiking trails. No developed facilities. Mobility impaired access to permit holders on designated area, which is currently the Redbird Crest Trail. For camping check with owner. Within Daniel Boone National Forest. Owned by U.S. Forest Service
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Daniel Boone National Forest hunting web site
Kentucky Afield Destinations Article ( Spring 2006)
2012-13 Kentucky Hunting and Trapping Guide (PDF), page 51
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