The Complex has four popular photography blinds. Blinds are AVAILABLE BY RESERVATION ONLY from mid-October through March:
- two blinds on Sacramento NWR (blinds #1 & #2 -see map)
- one blind on Colusa NWR (blind #3 - see map)
- one blind on Delevan NWR (blind #4 - see map)
- click here for photos of all blinds
Reservation Applications must be received between Aug 1 - Aug 31. Read the Photographer's Guidelines for specific information on reservations, fees, access, and descriptions. Use the reservation form to reserve a photography blind (must read the Photographer's Guidelines first). If you do not have Adobe-editing software, please print the reservation form, fill it out, then return via mail, scan, or fax.
After the reservation application period has closed, a List of Open Photo Blinds that remain available will be posted here, and you may follow the application process again begining October 1.
List of Open Photo Blinds: the blind-reservation period has expired for Oct 2013 - Mar 2014. Please check back again in October 2014 for available blinds.
Sometimes photography blinds become available due to lack of reservation or cancellation. You may apply on a first-come, first-served basis by calling Sacramento NWR Complex (530-934-2801) and placing your name, phone number and email address on a wait-list.