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Troy Wildlife Area


Troy Wildlife Area is a 1,201-acre property located about three miles north of Elkhorn in northern Walworth County. Parcels are located on County Highway A, Hodges Road and Peck Station Road. It consists of wetlands, shrub carr and some forest. Some principal wildlife include deer, waterfowl, beaver, pheasant, small game and furbearers.

For more information on master planning for this and other wildlife areas around the state, visit the property planning page.


The Troy Wildlife Area offers many recreational opportunities:

  • Birding;
  • Cross-country skiing (no designated trail);
  • Fishing;
  • Hiking (no designated trail);
  • Hunting (especially noted for pheasants);
  • Trapping;
  • Wild edibles/gathering; and
  • Wildlife viewing.

Download [PDF] a map of this property.

If you are interested in exploring this property further, you can access an interactive map.

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