Deer Hunting

Hunting is now available at all of our recreation areas in designated "Public Hunting and Fishing Areas".

It is the recreational users' as well as the hunters' and fishermen, etc. responsibility to know and respect the boundaries of this area and have all the licenses and permits needed while hunting, fishing, etc. in this area. All recreational users will be expected to respect the rights of private property owners in the area.

All recreational users are reminded that the rules and regulations for AEP's Recreation areas apply, as well as all of the state fishing and wildlife regulations. Driving off road in this area is not permitted. No ATV's are permitted.


AEP will have a Temporary Deer Camp set up at the following locations starting October 12th  thru January 7th:

  • Conesville Coal Lands Equine Trail Area located on County Rd 429.
  • Gavin Plant Lands Equine Trail Area located on State Route 124

For more information, call American Electric Power at (740) 962-1205.