Doug Travis Wildlife Management Area

Bardwell, Kentucky


4,141 acres, several oxbow lakes for bank or small boat fishing, special regulations for waterfowl hunting

  • Boating Sports
  • Hunting / Fishing
  • Wildlife Viewing
General Description

What was once discussed as a potential National Wildlife Refuge, Doug Travis Wildlife Management Area has changed names and owners throughout its history. Formerly named the Westvaco WMA, for the name of the company that owned a papermill on this site, Doug Travis WMA is a popular area among Bird hunters in Kentucky. There are special permits and regulations that may apply to Doug Travis so be sure to check before you come to hunt. The property also has many oxbow lakes and sloughs that hold good populations of panfish and bass.


County Rd. 1217
Bardwell, KY 42023

Region: Western
County: Carlisle
Phone: 270-488-3233
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