Pin Oak Conservation Area

Driving Directions

From Shelbina, take Highway 36 west 6 miles, then, at Lentner, take Route N north 4 miles.

Highlights

Comprised completely of bottomland forest.

About This Area

This area was donated to the Conservation Department by S.P. Glover and W.P. Forman of Shelbyville in 1963.

There are two shallow pools on the area that were built for waterfowl hunting before MDC acquired the area. The area also has several oxbows and sloughs.

General Information

Northeast

Shelby

660-785-2420

Owned by MDC

Activities
Activity
(Activity Explanations)
Comments
(Population Definition)
Camping - Primitive Area  Camping only allowed on or adjacent to area parking lots. No amenities provided.  
Camping - Walk-in/Float-in/Backpack  Except during firearms deer and turkey hunting seasons. 
Hunting-Deer Good population. Deer regulations are subject to annual changes. Please refer to the Fall Deer and Turkey Booklet for current regulations.  
Hunting-Squirrel Good population.  
Hunting-Turkey Fair population. Turkey regulations are subject to annual changes. Please refer to the Spring Turkey or Fall Deer and Turkey Booklet for current regulations.  

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Parking Lot    

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Features
Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Other Marsh 16.00 count About 16 acres of wetland.  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Forest and Woodland 50.00  
Wetland 15.78  
Total Area Acres:65.78 

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Designated Trails
Trail Name Trail Type Length
No Designated Trails

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Shooting Range General Information

This area has no shooting ranges.

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