Tourist Destinations in Union County


Higginson-Henry Wildlife Management Area

6440 KY 56 East
Morganfield, KY 42437


This Wildlife Area is located along KY 56 & KY 141 in Union County.The majority of the 5,424 acres is forestland and include an 11-mile horseback riding trail. The area also has hiking trails. It includes an 82-acre lake good for fishing and the Lee K. Nelson Wildlife Viewing Area. The terrestrial habitat encompasses old forest to mature hardwood forest and hosts a large variety of songbirds. The hiking trails feature pleasant wooded ridge tops & ravines. The bottomlands are full of small streams likely to flowing in spring. There are wildflowers, turkeys, deer and possible gray foxes and coyotes. Picnic areas are also available.

Information at Kentucky Audubon Council:

c/o Higginson Henry Wildlife Management Area
6440 KY 56 East
Morganfield KY 42437

Located at the intersection of KY 1508 & KY 109 near Sturgis.




P. O. Box 374
100 West Main St
Morganfield, KY 42437

(Office) 270.389.9600

Dir of Community Development
Lindsay Jenkins

Administrative Assistant
Administrative Assistant

Director of Tourism
Paul Monsour

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