Arthur Hilker Wildlife Area

The Arthur Hiker Wildlife Area is about 150 acres. The area was willed to the Hardin County Conservation Board in 1994 by Arthur Hilker for the creation of wildlife habitat. This area consists of 150 acres of prairie and wetland, perfect for public hunting of upland game species or bird watching.


  • Hunting*
  • Wetland & Prairie

*Portions of the area are designated as pheasant refuge. Signs are posted on the property to mark the boundaries.

Operating Hours & Seasons

Open Daily 5:00 AM - 10:30 PM