By: Eugenia Jones
Photo by Eugenia Jones
U.S. Fish and Wildlife personnel, along with members of the U. S. Forest Service, facilitated the 2014 Beaver Creek Wildlife Management Area quota hunt. Pictured above are the U. S. Forest Service’s Bill Ridner, Kyle Burnett, Dwight Anderson, Earl Brown, and George Corder.
Fish and Wildlife staff along with Forest Service Personnel facilitated the 2014 quota deer hunt in the Beaver Creek Wildlife Management Area in McCreary County. Approximately one hundred, forty hunters arrived at the Beaver Creek Office to register for the hunt. This year, hunters were only allowed to harvest antlered bucks. Ten bucks were harvested by the end of the two day hunt. As an interesting side note, more than one hunter reported sighting a black bear.
Photos by Eugenia Jones
Jimmy Jones of Parkers Lake – 162 pound 8 point buck, Joe McKnight of London, KY-119 pound 3 point buck, Dustin Hamlin of Whitley City -128 pound 8 point buck, Jimmy Bryant of Stearns – 122 pound 8 point buck, Joseph Adkins of Parkers Lake -128 pound 10 point, Mitchell Eggers of Pulaski County – 153 pound 9 point, Denver Rollins of Parkers Lake – 86 pound spike, Richard Beshears of Pulaski County-ninety pound spike. Not pictured: Robert Hendrickson of Williamsburg with a 98 pound 3 point buck