There are still a few trail closures due to the Refuge flood in September. Please click the link below for an updated map.
Trail and Wildlife Drive Map
Explore the Refuge on our 9-mile Wildlife Drive self-guided auto route to see deer, bison, raptors, song birds and more!
Wildlife Viewing Tours
Experience the sights of sounds of the Refuge aboard the comfort of our tour bus on a free two-hour guided tour. Reservations required.
Volunteer For Wildlife!
Explore the many exciting volunteer opportunities available at the Refuge.
Hours of Operation
The Refuge is open seven days a week from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm. The Visitor Center is open Wednesdays - Sundays from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. The Refuge and Visitor Center are closed on federal holidays.
Call 303-289-0930 for more information.
About the Complex
The Rocky Mountain Arsenal Complex consists of three National Wildlife Refuges.
Rocky Mountain Arsenal is managed as part of the Rocky Mountain Arsenal Complex.
Learn more about the complex
About the NWRS
The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.
Learn more about the NWRS
The 2014 catch-and-release fishing season is open April 15 - October 14. Click the link below for details about fishing rules, regulations and permit.Learn More
May 17 & 18, 9:00 am to Noon.
Ever wonder why birds migrate, how they know when and where to go and how they stay on course? Join us for a short discussion indoors before heading out into the field with birding naturalists to find and identify our feathered friends. Binoculars recommended or borrow a pair from us! Register for this free nature program by calling the Visitor Center at 303-289-0930.
This week's count is 6 eagles. Take the wildlife drive or sign up for a nature program or wildlife viewing tour to get a chance to see this majestic bird before it migrates north.
Check out our quarterly nature programs, tours, hands-on activities, news and more.Best of all, these programs are free! To receive an electronic copy, send your e-mail address to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include in the subject line Wild News.Wild News Nature Programs
Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge was established, in part, to protect our national symbol, the bald eagle.
Page Photo Credits Soaring Bald Eagle - © Rich Keen/DPRA, Father and Son Fishing - USFWS, Froggy Mask Craft - Susan Drobniak/USFWS, Mule Deer in Tall Grass - © Vaughn Cottman, Sunrise on Lake Ladora - © Dennis Fluman, Kids Fishing with Refuge Voluntee - USFWS
Last Updated: Apr 14, 2014