Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge
Pacific Region
Deer Flat NWR
13751 Upper Embankment Rd Nampa, ID 83686
Phone: 208-467-9278
Fax: 208-467-1019

Virtual Visitor Center

At Deer Flat's lakeside Visitor Center you can...

Refuge visitors view fledgling osprey through the spotting scope in the observation room  (photo: Roger Early, Idaho Expeditions) Watch lake and uplands wildlife from the observation room (nesting osprey are often seen in spring and summer, and bald eagles in winter).
Learn about the wildlife, habitats, and history of the refuge from interpretive displays.
Exhibits at the refuge visitor center  (photo: Roger Early, Idaho Expeditions)
Kids of all ages will enjoy learning in the KidSpace activity area  (photo: Roger Early, Idaho Expeditions) Enjoy hands-on learning in the KidSpace activity area.
Walk the 1/2-mile, self-guided nature trail.

Start of the self-guided nature trail from the Visitor Center parking lot

Pathway through the xeriscape in the Visitor Center parking lot. Learn about drought-tolerant landscaping or gardening for birds and butterflies in the demonstration garden
Learn about current conditions and regulations from refuge staff.  
Return to Visitor Center information.


Last updated: October 1, 2012