Big Ugly Wildlife Management Area

The 6,000-acre Big Ugly Wildlife Management Area (WMA) protects a mountainous upland of mature hardwood forest. Principal game harvested in the management area includes deer, grouse, squirrel, turkey, and raccoon. Camping is prohibited in the wildlife management area.

Location: The Big Ugly Wildlife Management Area is located in Lincoln County three miles northwest of Harts, WV, and 25 miles south of Hamlin, WV, off highway WV-7.

Big Ugly WMA is managed by the W.Va. Division of Natural Resources. It was formerly known as the Big Ugly Public Hunting & Fishing Area.

Hotels near Big Ugly WMA

Harts (WV) Hotels
Hamlin (WV) Hotels

Regional Information

Further information on lodging, dining, and recreation near Big Ugly Wildlife Management Area may be found in our guide to travel in the Hatfield & McCoy Region of southern West Virginia, in which the management area is located.

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