Partial Auto Tour Road Closure for Repairs

Auto Tour Damage from Flood May 2019

Localized rain from the creeks overtopped the refuge Auto Tour Route at Loess Bluffs NWR May 28, 2019.


 

Partial Closure of Auto Tour in August for Flood Damage Repair


The refuge auto tour will be partially closed starting Monday, August 5, 2019 for two weeks to repair damages sustained from the flooding. Portions will still remain passable or be opened to the public as soon as possible. Along with repairing the roads in the next month, culverts are being replaced under the auto tour near the Squaw Creek bridge on the west side and Cattail Pool on the east side. Visitors can call the refuge office for an update.