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Ridgeville Wildlife Area

Ridgeville Wildlife Area is a Monroe County owned property located 2 miles north of Norwalk, with access on Co. Hwy. T and U.


The Ridgeville Wildlife Area offers many recreational opportunities.

  • Birding
  • Cross country skiing (no designated trail)
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting - especially noted for waterfowl, woodcock, deer, pheasants, wild turkeys and furbearers
  • Trapping
  • Wild edibles/gathering
  • Wildlife viewing

Private lands under easement are for hunting and fishing only.


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Last revised: Friday September 16 2016