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Wood Ducks 512x312The refuge is located 20 miles southwest of Spokane and well worth the drive.  An abundance and diversity of wildlife and wildflowers awaits the traveling visitor.

Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge is an approximately 40-minute drive from Spokane, Washington. From Spokane, take I-90 west to the Cheney / Four Lakes Exit (exit 270). Travel west on Highway 904 for approximately 5 miles to the city of Cheney, home of the Eastern Washington University. When you arrive in Cheney continue west through 3 traffic lights. After you pass the third light proceed for one half mile to Cheney-Plaza Road. There, on your left you will see a brown and white sign that reads "Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge 4.5 miles." Turn left on to Cheney-Plaza Road and drive south for 4.5 miles until you see a large refuge entrance sign with a pair of redheads. Turn left on Smith Road and proceed to the fee station, a short drive on your right. Refuge headquarters is 2.5 miles east of the fee station.

  
 
Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge
26010 S. Smith Rd
Cheney, WA  99004
Phone: (509) 235-4723
 
Last Updated: Oct 30, 2014
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