White Oak Bend Access

Driving Directions

From Newark, take Highway 156 west 3 miles, then Tumbleweed gravel road north 1 mile.


Provides access to the South Fabius River.

About This Area

This 160 acre area is 70 percent timber, the remainder of the area is open land and is managed with fire and food plots.

General Information




Owned by MDC

(Activity Explanations)
(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 all firearms deer and turkey seasons. 
Canoeing  South Fabius River  
Fishing - Bass Fair population.  
Fishing - Catfish Good population.  
Fishing - Crappie Fair population.  
Fishing - Other Good population.  
Fishing - Sunfish Fair population.  
Hunting-Deer Good population. See regulations.  
Hunting-Quail Fair population.  
Hunting-Rabbit Good population.  
Hunting-Squirrel Good population.  
Hunting-Turkey Good population. Annual Fall Deer and Turkey Hunting Regulations and Information booklet and annual Spring Turkey Hunting Information booklet.  

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Parking Lot    

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Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Stream - Permanent South Fabius River 0.68 miles  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Old Field 46.00  
Grassland (non-prairie) 8.00  
Forest and Woodland 106.00  
Total Area Acres:160.00 

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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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