Visitor Activities


For those who love the outdoors, there are new adventures available with the changing of every season.

  • Access

    Eastern Kingbird

    Before you can do anything, you have to know where and when you can do it. Let's talk about access.

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  • Boating


    Boats are a great way to enjoy the Monument. Here's how.

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  • Fishing

    Mother & Son Fishing

    Without a doubt the vast majority of 'visitor days' on the Monument are spent fishing, from youngsters fishing for sunfish with their first $5 pole to anglers chasing salmon in $50,000 boats. There's a reason the Hanford Reach is a fishing destination.

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  • Hunting

    Waterfowl Hunting

    The Monument offers hunting opportunities for deer, elk, ducks, geese, mourning doves, snipe, chukars, gray partridge, California quail and ring-necked pheasants.

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  • Facilities

    Vernita Rest Area

    When ya gotta go, ya gotta go. We're talking about how to get to the Monument; that's what you thought we were talking about, right? Let us tell you where to go—no matter how you define the phrase.

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  • Questions & Answers

    Questions & Answers

    Still haven't found what you're looking for? It's highly likely that someone else has already asked. Here are some of the more common questions.

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