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National Wildlife Refuge

Muleshoe NWR plays host to wintering sanhill cranes between October and February.  An all-time peak of 250,000 cranes was witnessed at the refuge in 1981.
P.O. Box 549
Muleshoe, TX   79347
E-mail: fw2_rw_muleshoe@fws.gov
Phone Number: 806-946-3341
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Wintering sandhill cranes provide an outstanding attraction at Muleshoe NWR.
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  Recreation and Education Opportunities

Fishing is not allowed at Muleshoe NWR.

Hunting is not allowed at Muleshoe NWR.

Wildlife Observation
A picnic area, camping area, and 1 mile nature trail are located near the refuge headquarters. There is also a 1/4 mil nature trail at Pauls Lake - 6 miles northeast of the headquarters.

The refuge office is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.

Visitors are welcome to travel the refuge roads during daylight hours.

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