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ELK VIEWING TOUR

Prestonsburg, Kentucky - Kentucky's Appalachians
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LOCATION

75 Theatre Ct
Jenny Wiley State Resort Park
Prestonsburg, KY 41653

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CONTACT

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park
75 Theatre Ct
Prestonsburg, KY 41653

(606) 889-1790
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Dates & Times
  • Sep 17, 2016
         4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
  • Sep 17, 2016
         5:30 A.M. - Noon
  • Sep 18, 2016
         5:30 A.M. - Noon
  • Sep 24, 2016
         4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
  • Sep 24, 2016
         5:30 A.M. - Noon
  • Sep 25, 2016
         5:30 A.M. - Noon
  • Oct 15, 2016
         4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
  • Oct 22, 2016
         4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
  • Oct 29, 2016
         4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
  • Oct 29, 2016
         5:30 A.M. - Noon
  • Oct 30, 2016
         5:30 A.M. - Noon
  • Nov 05, 2016
         4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
  • Nov 05, 2016
         5:30 A.M. - Noon
  • Nov 26, 2016
         4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
  • Nov 26, 2016
         5:30 A.M. - Noon
  • Dec 03, 2016
         4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
  • Dec 03, 2016
         5:30 A.M. - Noon
  • Jan 21, 2017
         5:30 A.M. - Noon
  • Feb 04, 2017
         4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
  • Feb 04, 2017
         5:30 A.M. - Noon
  • Feb 18, 2017
         4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
  • Feb 18, 2017
         5:30 A.M. - Noon
  • Feb 25, 2017
         4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
  • Feb 25, 2017
         5:30 A.M. - Noon
  • Mar 04, 2017
         4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
  • Mar 04, 2017
         5:30 A.M. - Noon
  • Mar 11, 2017
         4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
  • Mar 11, 2017
         5:30 A.M. - Noon

Elk were reintroduced to Kentucky in 1997 as a restoration project by the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife.  From 1997 - 2003 approximately 1513 elk were transported into Kentucky.  Reproduction has been very high, with approximately 90% of the adult cows producing calves.  Currently, the estimated elk population in Kentucky is over 10,000 elk.  The best areas for elk habitat are on reclaimed surface mines in Eastern Kentucky.

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park is sponsoring elk tours at a cost of $30/person or $15/children 12 and under.  This fee includes your transportation via van to the viewing sites and continental breakfast.  We also offer Tour Packages that include lodging, dinner, and elk tour with continental breakfast for $160 per couple.  Please choose a date to pre-register, as the tours do fill up quickly.  Also, special group and business tours are available.
9/17/2016 12:00:00 AM