Kentucky Public Hunting Land Near Me

Lee, 2506 Acres - Whitetail Deer, Turkey, Exotics

This land is consisting of 2506 acres. Its elevation ranges from 816 feet to 1236 feet. The surface of this land is mostly consisting of forest and open-land. Species that…

    • Acres
    • 2,506
    • County
    • Lee
    • Near
    • Beattyville, Kentucky
    • Game
    • Whitetail Deer, Turkey, Exotics

Ballard, 8645 Acres - Whitetail Deer, Turkey, Duck, Exotics

This 8,645 - acres hunting land is situated in Ballard County. The surface of this land is mostly covered of wetlands, open grass lands, forest, and open water. Hunters visiting…

    • Acres
    • 8,645
    • County
    • Ballard
    • Near
    • Wickliffe, Kentucky
    • Game
    • Whitetail Deer, Turkey, Duck, Exotics

Ballard, 8014 Acres - Whitetail Deer, Turkey, Duck, Exotics

This hunting land is divided into four parts. One is covered with open land, second is consisting of wet land , third is covered with forest and the rest of…

    • Acres
    • 8,014
    • County
    • Ballard
    • Near
    • La Center, Kentucky
    • Game
    • Whitetail Deer, Turkey, Duck, Exotics

Union, 7574 Acres - Whitetail Deer, Turkey, Duck, Exotics

This hunting property is mostly covered with open lands, wet-lands, forest, and open water. The total area of this land is 7,574 - acres and is located in Union County.…

    • Acres
    • 7,574
    • County
    • Union
    • Near
    • Sturgis, Kentucky
    • Game
    • Whitetail Deer, Turkey, Duck, Exotics

McCreary, 17753 Acres - Whitetail Deer, Elk, Turkey, Quail, Exotics

This land is situated in McCreary County in Kentucky State. The total area of this land is 17,753 - acres. More than 90 percent of this land is covered with…

    • Acres
    • 17,753
    • County
    • McCreary
    • Near
    • Parkers Lake, Kentucky
    • Game
    • Whitetail Deer, Elk, Turkey, Quail, Exotics

Barren, 8735 Acres - Whitetail Deer, Turkey, Quail, Duck, Exotics

Hunting Land with over 8,735 - acres and is situated in Barren County. The species that are available here for hunting are Squirrel, Furbearer, Deer, Turkey, Waterfowl, Rabbit, and Quail.…

    • Acres
    • 8,735
    • County
    • Barren
    • Near
    • Lucas, Kentucky
    • Game
    • Whitetail Deer, Turkey, Quail, Duck, Exotics

Bell, 54556 Acres - Whitetail Deer, Elk, Turkey, Exotics

This hunting property is consisting of 54,556 - acres and is situated in Bell County in Kentucky. This land provides a great opportunity for hunters to hunt Bear, Elk, Rabbits,…

    • Acres
    • 54,556
    • County
    • Bell
    • Near
    • Chenoa, Kentucky
    • Game
    • Whitetail Deer, Elk, Turkey, Exotics

Laurel, 6691 Acres -

This 6,691 - acres hunting property is situated in Laurel County. The animals available for hunting on this land are Bear, Coyote, Grouse, Quail, Squirrel, Furbearer, Turkey, Deer, and Rabbit.…

    • Acres
    • 6,691
    • County
    • Laurel
    • Near
    • London, Kentucky

Pulaski, 850 Acres - Whitetail Deer, Turkey, Exotics

This hunting property is situated in Pulaski County. The elevation of this land is 760 feet at minimum level and 1,240 feet at maximum level. This land is mostly occupied…

    • Acres
    • 850
    • County
    • Pulaski
    • Near
    • Somerset, Kentucky
    • Game
    • Whitetail Deer, Turkey, Exotics

Leslie, 316668 Acres - Elk, Exotics

This 316,668 - acres land is one of the largest hunting land in Leslie County in Kentucky State. The animals that can be hunt on this land are Bear and…

    • Acres
    • 316,668
    • County
    • Leslie
    • Near
    • Helton, Kentucky
    • Game
    • Elk, Exotics

Public Hunting Lands Kentucky

Best Public Hunting Lands in Kentucky:

 Hunters can find the location of any public hunting land in Kentucky through a hunting map book. Some lands need prior registration for hunting that can be done online and some require on-site registration. As these lands are not open to public so the hunters do not face crowd while hunting. Hunting from vehicle is not allowed in hunting lands. The use of motor vehicles is only allowed for the people with disabilities. Moreover, hunters can bring their pets on hunting lands but they must possess a slip of their recent vaccination. There are designated areas for camping on hunting lands and camping for more than 21 consecutive days in any 30-day period is prohibited. Luxurious restrooms are also available for hunters to stay. Additionally, hunters are not allowed to bring any kind of alcoholic drinks and drugs on hunting lands.  Lastly, activities that can be done on these lands other than hunting include fishing, trapping, hiking, skiing and horseback riding.

Hunting Kentucky:

There are more than 804,000 acres of hunting land in Kentucky which provide diverse opportunities for the people who are fond of hunting. Every year more than 100,000 licensed hunters visit the hunting lands in this state. The hunting lands available here include public hunting lands, private hunting lands, and hunting ranches.  There is a vast variety of animals for hunting in this state ranges from native creatures to exotics. The famous animals available for hunting include White-tailed Deer, and turkey, for instance. Hunter can bring their dogs on hunting lands to hunt rabbits, hares, game birds (other than turkey), squirrels, and predatory animals on most units. Moreover, most of the hunting lands in Kentucky are secured with gates and fences which makes them an ideal place for hunters to hunt. There are less public hunting lands in Kentucky than other states and most of the lands are under the possession of private owners.

Northern Kentucky Public Hunting Lands:

Hunting lands in this state have covered more than 0.5 million acres which make this place a great point of attention for the hunters. Hunters who want to hunt in this state can have prior booking of hunting land or can have on site registration depending upon the rules and regulations of the specific hunting land. Benefits that can be availed by most of the hunting lands in Kentucky include luxurious restrooms, toilets, and campsites. In order to hunt on any hunting land the minimum age of a person should be 17 and he or she must possess a valid hunting permit and a license.  There is a special map book which include all the hunting locations with their addresses which help the hunters to find a good place to hunt. Additionally, hunters are allowed to bring their pets to the hunting lands but they must possess their recent vaccination slips. Moreover, any kind of motor vehicle is not allowed inside the premises of hunting lands. However, hunters who are physically challenged can shoot animals from their vehicles but the engine of the car must be switched off.  Hunters are allowed to camp on hunting lands but not more than 21 consecutive days in any 30-day period. Additionally, activities that can be performed on hunting lands other than hunting are fishing, hiking, skiing, trapping, and horseback riding. Lastly, alcoholic drinks and drugs are not allowed on the hunting lands and should not be used for hunting.