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Kern
National Wildlife Refuge


10811 Corcoran Rd
Delano, CA   93215
E-mail: nick_stanley@fws.gov
Phone Number: 661-725-2767
Visit the Refuge's Web Site:
http://www.fws.gov/refuge/kern/
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  Recreation and Education Opportunities

Hunting
The refuge is open for waterfowl and pheasant hunting during the State seasons. Pheasant hunting is incidental to waterfowl hunting. The California Department of Fish and Game operates the hunting program, administering the reservation and standby hunter access program. One handicap accessible blind is available.

Wildlife Observation
Kern Refuge has a 6.5-mile auto-tour route through the wetland management area. It is open 7 days a week from dawn to dusk. A tour route brochure with guide posts is also available. The tour route is closed during the waterfowl hunting season on Wednesdays and Saturdays only.

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Hours
The auto tour route is open 7 days a week from dawn to dusk. The tour route is closed during the waterfowl hunting season on Wednesdays and Saturdays only.

 
 
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