Features

  • Historic Miller Ranch

    Historic Miller Ranch

    Enjoy a visit to a historic homestead. The Miller Ranch is open during the summer season.

    Historic Miller Ranch

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    Refuge Access Regulations

    Click here to read about winter closures and access regulations in effect on April 30 and May 1.

    Refuge Access Regulations

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    Refuge Photo Gallery

    Enjoy a collection of photographs on the National Elk Refuge photo sharing Flickr site.

    Photo Gallery Link...

  • Winter Sleigh Rides

    Winter Sleigh Rides

    Horse-drawn rides are a popular refuge winter activity. Experience this unique way to visit the refuge.

    Learn more about Sleigh Rides

News & Updates

Fire danger rating increases to high

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Fire danger has increased to "High" for Bridger-Teton National Forest, Grand Teton National Park, National Elk Refuge, and the rest of the Teton Interagency Dispatch Area.

Fire danger rating increases to high

Refuge Manager Brian Glaspell to return to Alaska

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Refuge Manager Brian Glaspell has been named as the new Assistant Regional Director for Refuges in the State of Alaska.

Refuge Manager Brian Glaspell to return to Alaska

Annual elk antler auction totals remain strong

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The rain held off until the bitter end of this year's annual elk antler auction, marking the 52nd year elk antlers collected on the Refuge have been sold at a public auction on Jackson's Town Square.

Annual elk antler auction totals remain strong
Archived News Stories

Archived News Stories

Archived News Stories

Read news stories from 2019 along with those from previous years.

Archived News Stories

About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System

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The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America's fish, wildlife, and plants.

Learn more about the NWRS