Look up your Quota Hunt Permit
The 2015 Refuge Quota Hunts are drawn. If you didn't receive your email, you can look up and print your permit here.
Permit Lookup Tool
Explore the refuge with your students!
The refuge has some great opportunities to assist teachers and youth leaders with environmental education, and we'd love to help.
Visit our For Educators page to learn more!
Hunting and Fishing Opportunities Await!
Hunting and fishing are popular activities on the refuge. The new 2015/2016 regulations are ready.
Find hunting and fishing regulations here!
Just For Kids
If you want to learn more about nature or wildlife, we've got just the place for you! Our "Just for Kids" page has information, games, and ways you can help wildlife at home.Discover more here!
About the Complex
Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge and Cross Creeks National Wildlife Refuge are two refuges managed under the same complex.
Tennessee is managed as part of the Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge 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
Those coming to the new refuge visitor center will find a newly paved road from the entrance gate to the Britton Ford Hiking Trail. We appreciate your patience with our improvements. Come drive our new road!
Schools are back in session and the refuge is the perfect place for your students to learn about the outdoor world. Field trips here are free and easy to arrange for all age groups. All our programs are correlated to state and CORE standards.See our Educators page for field trip information!
Come visit us in our brand new visitor center; it's a great summer place to come get cool and bring the kids!
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Aug 10, 2015