Hickory Flats WMA
Site Directions: From I-24 take exit 114 and travel on Hwy. 41 south toward Hillsboro. Approximately one mile from the interstate, turn east (left) onto Asbury Road. Go approximately 0.6 miles to a small parking lot on the south (right) side of the road.
This provides access to Hickory Flats WMA.
Lat-Long: 35.46254, -86.01604
Hours: daylight hours
Site Description: Mature hardwood forests, consisting of oak, hickory, maple, and sweet gum are found on the Hickory Flats WMA.
Management via burning is slowly creating open savanna habitat on the unit on the south side of Asbury Rd where the property is managed cooperatively with TWRA and TDEC.
ATV trails are accessible via foot on the northern unit of Hickory Flats WMA from the "bend in the road" parking spot. ATV trails wander through the woods and provide for good wildlife watching.
Hickory Flats WMA is part of The East Highland Rim Prairie and Barrens Conservation Opportunity Area
NOTE: These areas are used for recreation, please be safe.
Mark Winland (931) 967-6101
Region 2 Office: 615-781-6622
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