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Sheldon
National Wildlife Refuge


Hwy 40, 14 miles west of
Denio, NV   
E-mail: Brian_Day@fws.gov
Phone Number: 775-941-0199
Visit the Refuge's Web Site:
http://www.fws.gov/sheldonhartmtn/Sheldon/index.html
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  Recreation and Education Opportunities

Fishing
Fishing is allowed at Big Springs Reservoir, Dufurrena Ponds, McGee Pond and Catnip Reservoir. These areas provide excellent trout and warm water fishing.

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Hunting
Hunting of pronghorn, mule deer, bighorn sheep, quail and chukar is allowed in accordance with Nevada Division of Wildlife regulations.

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Wildlife Observation
Refuge visitors can enjoy a variety of wildlife and wildland activities, including wildlife and native plant observation and photography, hiking, horseback riding, rock hounding, and overnight camping.

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