Puffin landing at Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge. Credit: Rose Walunas / USFWS
Perfect Pairs: Complement Your National Park Trip with a Stop at a Nearby Wildlife Refuge
May 17, 2017
Visiting a national park this summer? Pair it with a side trip to a less discovered cousin – a national wildlife refuge. The National Wildlife Refuge System, protects natural habitat for America's treasured wildlife species, helps clean our air and water and offers access to world-class recreation, such as fishing, hunting and nature watching. And often, they are way less crowded.
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