Plan Your Visit

Lake Ilo NWR Sign, 512 x 400, Ducks Unlimited

Lake Ilo Park on the north shore provides visitors with daytime picnic facilities and is the starting point of a self-interpreted nature trail.

Lake Ilo National Wildlife Refuge 

Mailing Address:    
3275 11th St NW
Coleharbor, ND 58531

Refuge Manager
Kathy Baer
701-442-5474 ext 114

Fax: 701-442-5546

Lake Ilo is located 1 mile west of Dunn Center, North Dakota; along Highway 200. The Refuge is open to visitors from sunrise to sunset daily. Please consult the Refuge Map for areas open to public use.

The Refuge Headquarters is on the southeast side of Lake Ilo and is open 8:00AM to 4:30PM, Monday Through Friday except on federal holidays or when the refuge staff is is working away from the office.

The Refuge is open from sunrise to sunset. Please consult the Refuge map for areas open to public use. Refuge brochures can be found in the kiosks located near the Refuge headquarters, the Lake Ilo Park, and near the Refuge boat ramp.