Kentucky's Hunting Access Sites
Green River State Forest.
Location & Size: Henderson County, 1,092 acres
Contact (270) 797-3241
Elevation minimum 350 feet, maximum 580 feet.
Area Habitat mostly open land: open land 48%, forest 37%, wetland 16%, open water 1%.
Entrance GPS coordinates: Latitude N 37.87608, Longitude W -87.47666
Directions & Description: The Green River State Forest consists of 1,092 acres located about five miles northeast of the town of Henderson in Henderson County. Directions: It lies north of U.S. 60 and west of Tscharner Road, two miles east of Henderson, Kentucky and adjoins the south side of the Green River near its junction with the Ohio River. Slightly over half of the property consists of bottomland (which includes about 65-70 acres of swampland), while the rest is gently sloping uplands. The area is open for hunting under the statewide seasons
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Division of Forestry Web Site
2012-13 Kentucky Hunting and Trapping Guide (PDF), page 53
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