Hunting

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Walk-In Access Sites in Martin County
WIA #715

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Granada
Area: 176 acres

WIA #763

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Ceylon
Area: 60 acres

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Wildlife Management Areas and Waterfowl Production Areas 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: 572 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

Center Creek WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Granada
Area: 225 acres
Directions: From Granada head north on 260th Ave/S Main St toward Becker St. Turn right onto 148th St/E Meagher St. Continue straight onto 265th Ave. Turn right onto 160th St. Destination will be on your right.
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Pheasants, Waterfowl, Turkey, Doves
Wildlife Viewing Options: Wetland Wildlife, Prairie Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.706182 Longitude: -94.324386

Ceylon WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Ceylon
Area: 149 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: 235 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: 108 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: 309 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: 35 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: 27 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

Gruven WMA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Fairmont
Area: 133 acres
Directions: From the intersection of Interstate 90 and Highway 15 go north 0.25 miles, go east 2 miles on 135th St., go south on 230th Ave. 1 mile, go east 0.25 miles on 128th St. The WMA will be on the north side of 128th St.
Hunting Options: Deer, Small Game, Pheasants, Waterfowl, Turkey, Doves
Wildlife Viewing Options: Grassland Wildlife, Wetland Wildlife, Woodland Wildlife
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.671201 Longitude: -94.402374

Holmes Lake WPA

County: Martin
Nearest Town: Ceylon
Area: 206 Acres
Directions: From Ceylon, go 1 mile W on CSAH 8, then 3.5 miles N on CSAH 23. Destination will be on your right.
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude: 43.587731 Longitude: -94.653858

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 0.5 miles 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: 376 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: 826 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: 476 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: 144 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 1.25 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

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