570 Milner Rd. Versailles, KY 40383

Welcome to Buckley Wildlife Sanctuary

Welcome to Buckley Wildlife Sanctuary!

The Buckley Wildlife Sanctuary and Life Adventure Center are dedicated to protect the integrity of the Sanctuary, its birds, wildlife, and habitats by developing strong support, sound management, and excellent educational programming. 

Located at 1305 Germany Road- Frankfort, KY  40601

Come experience all that Buckley has to offer!

  • Field Trips for schools- Please contact Barb Cornett  (Barb@lifeadventurecenter.org)
  • Marked Hiking Trails
  • Bird Blind
  • Covered Pavilion for picnics with restroom facilities
  • Special Events

SPECIAL EVENT: The Bluegrass Orienteering Club will host an event on Saturday March 24th at Buckley Wildlife Sanctuary.  There will be a full range of courses, start anytime between 10:00 a.m.-NOON.  Courses close at 2:30 p.m. Members $7 and Non-members $10.  If you have any questions or just want to find out what an orienteering event is all about, please contact Patrick Merchak, Event Director at (859) 559-1010.  See Event Locator for directions: oblueky.org

Learn more about Life Adventure Center

Challenge Course

Challenge Course At The Life Adventure Center we recognize the value of a unified team. A successful team is a group of many hands, but of one mind. We also recognize that the  process of reaching that unity can be a challenge. The Life Adventure Cen...

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Buckley Trails

Our scenic trails at Buckley Wildlife Sanctuary are calling YOU to come experience them for yourself! Your pets are welcome to enjoy the trails with you... but please: on a leash.

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Military Programming

LIFE ADVENTURE CENTER WARRIOR ADVENTURE PROGRAM Helping those who have sacrificed so much! MTAC (Military Teen Adventure Camps)  The staff at Life Adventure Center know that the family unit is just as important as the returning Heroes themselves. ...

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