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Wildlife Management Areas, Walk-In Access, and Waterfowl Production Area in Martin County
Armbrust WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Truman
Area: 66 acres
Directions: From Truman, go 0.5 miles S on SH 15 then 2 miles W on CSAH 50 then 2.25 miles S Twp Rd
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Pheasants, Waterfowl, Turkeys
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.782455 Longitude: -94.475133

Caron WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Sherburn
Area: 431 acres
Directions: From Sherburn, go 2.5 miles N on SH 4 then 1.5 miles W on Co Rd 132
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Pheasant, Waterfowl
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.705387 Longitude: -94.760030

Ceylon WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Ceylon
Area: 150 acres
Directions: From Ceylon, go 1 mile S on CO RD 125
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Pheasant, Waterfowl
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.514936 Longitude: -94.635379

Des Belt WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Ceylon
Area: 82 acres
Directions: From Ceylon, go 2 miles N on SH 263
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Forest Game Birds, Pheasant, Waterfowl
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife, Forest Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.552685 Longitude: -94.621807

East Chain WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: East Chain
Area: 239 acres
Directions: From East Chain, go 1.5 miles N on CO RD 151
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Forest Game Birds, Pheasant, Waterfowl, Turkeys
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife, Forest Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.575231 Longitude: -94.365082

Exceder WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Welcome
Area: 100 acres
Directions: From Welcome, go 9 miles N on CSAH 27 then 1.5 miles E on Co Rd 148
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Pheasant, Waterfowl
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.800601 Longitude: -94.587645

Four Corners WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Sherburn
Area: 149 acres
Directions: From Sherburn, go 2.5 miles N on SH 4
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Pheasant, Waterfowl, Doves
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.684295 Longitude: -94.728806

Fox Lake WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Sherburn
Area: 37 acres
Directions: From Sherburn, go 1 mile N on SH 4 then 0.5 miles E on Co Hwy 28 then 0.5 mile N and W on Twnshp Rd
Hunting Options: Small Game, Pheasant
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.669495 Longitude: -94.723924

Gleam WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Truman
Area: 26 acres
Directions: From Truman, go 0.5 miles S on SH 15 then 6.5 miles W on Co Rd 50
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Waterfowl
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.812789 Longitude: -94.558779

Island WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Welcome
Area: 45 acres
Directions: From Welcome, go 3 miles S on SH 263 then 2 miles E on CSAH 22 then .5 mile S on Twp Rd
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Forest Game Birds, Pheasant
Wildlife Viewing Options: Forest Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.606690 Longitude: -94.57953

Krahmer WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Welcome
Area: 382 acres
Directions: From Welcome, go 1 mile N on CSAH 27 then 0.5 miles E on Co Rd 132
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Pheasant, Waterfowl
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.682784 Longitude: -94.605145

Leudtke WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Imogene
Area: 162 acres
Directions: From Imogene, go 1 mile S on CSAH 53 then 2 miles E on CSAH 26 then 1 mile S on Twp Rd
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Forest Game Birds, Pheasant, Waterfowl
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife, Forest Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.643282 Longitude: -94.304159

Minowa WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Fairmont
Area: 100 acres
Directions: From Fairmont, go 10 miles S on SH 15 then 1 mile E on State Line
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Pheasant, Waterfowl
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.505216 Longitude: -94.434953

Perch Creek WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Truman
Area: 490 acres
Directions: From Truman, go 1 mile W on Twp Rd
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Pheasant, Waterfowl
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.839323 Longitude: -94.470763

Pierce Lake WPA
County: Martin
Nearest Town: Welcome
Area: 267 Acres
Directions: From Welcome, go 3 miles S on SH263, then 2 miles E on CSAH 22
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.612089 Longitude: -94.567033

Rooney Run WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Trimont
Area: 192 acres
Directions: From Trimont, go 4 miles SE on CSAH 38
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Pheasant, Waterfowl, Turkeys
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.729694 Longitude: -94.658227

Seymour Lake WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Sherburn
Area: 160 acres
Directions: From Sherburn, go 2 miles N on SH 4 then 1 mile E on CR 32 then 1 mile N on TR
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Pheasant, Waterfowl
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates Latitude: 43.701902 Longitude: -94.708203

Swag WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Fairmont
Area: 74 acres
Directions: From Fairmont, go 7 miles S on MN 15 then 3 miles E on CSAH 8 then 1 1/4 mile S on CR 149.
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Pheasant, Waterfowl
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates Latitude: 43.510014 Longitude: -94.386760

Willow Creek WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Ormsby
Area: 69 acres
Directions: From Ormsby, go 4.5 miles E on Co Rd 8
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Forest Game Birds, Pheasant, Waterfowl
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife, Forest Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.841761 Longitude: -94.606752

Martin WIA #119

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Welcome
Area: 61 Acres
Directions: From Welcome, go 5 miles North on CSAH 27

Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.739992 Longitude: -94.618459

Primrose WPA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Welcome
Area: 70 Acres
Directions: From Welcome, go 7 miles North on CSAH 27, turn right on 210th St. and go 1.5 miles
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.792158 Longitude: -94.593932