Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area, Medaryville

#16 of 20 in Wildlife in Indiana
Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area is a hunting & fishing wildlife area administered by the Indiana Department of Natural Resource's Division of Fish & Wildlife. The Division of Fish & Wildlife is dedicated to providing a quality hunting & fishing area while maintaining 8,142 acres of wetland, upland and woodland game habitat.The property's suitable habitat also provides an ideal stopover for migratory birds, such as the more than 10,000 sandhill cranes that stop during fall migration.The office for this property is located Medaryville, in northwestern Indiana. The property itself spans three counties. The majority of the land is in both northwestern Pulaski County & northeastern Jasper County, with a small area of land jutting into southwestern Starke County. The widely used Jasper-Pulaski Shooting Range, is physically in unincorporated Wheatfield, in Jasper County.The time zone line, runs along the Jasper-Pulaski County lines, splitting the property nearly in half by both the Jasper-Pulaski County line/s and the time zone line. The western half of the property,in Jasper County, utilizes Central Time.. The Eastern half of the property is in Pulaski County on the Eastern Time Zone.The shooting range & archery range, are both open to the public. While there are no fees for hunting, fishing, use of the shooting or archery ranges, or just stopping by to catch a glimpse of the sandhill cranes, all property users are required to sign in prior to using the property. The self-service sign-in area is open 24/7.
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  • Websites say the cranes arrive an hour before sundown, but it was more dusk when they arrived. We were about to leave and give up, but I'm glad we stayed! If you're coming from the south, eat at the W...  more »
  • It's an amazing thing to watch the sandhills arrive near the viewing platform just before sundown! Prior to sunbdown you can often find them in the cornfields (those recently harvested) surrounding th...  more »
  • Went to Jasper Pulaski wildlife area last week,great day with sunny skies and plenty of cranes that day.The viewing platform is showing it's age but still the best spot to see the birds interacting,dr...  more »

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