Features

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    Take a Hike!

    Seven of the Sacramento River units have parking areas and miles of hiking trails!

  • Turkey Hunt

    Hunting

    The Sacramento River NWR offers great hunting for turkey, deer, and quail. Many units are only accessible by boat.

    Hunting

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    Did you know?

    Most of the thirty units of the Sacramento River NWR have been restored back to riparian habitat.

Visitor Opportunities

Plan Your Visit

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There are lots of things to do at Sacramento River NWR and at the other refuges of the Sacramento NWR Complex! Birdwatching, photography, hiking and hunting are just a few of the activities we have to offer. Find something that is just right for you….

Plan Your Visit

Hunting on the Sacramento River

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The Sacramento River NWR offers a variety of hunting opportunities on our many properties located from Red Bluff to Colusa. Find out more...

Sacramento River NWR Hunting

Bicycling

From May 15 - August 15 several of the Units allow bicycles on the trail.

Visitor Activities

News

Find out about what's new at Sacramento NWR Complex.

Learn more at Sacramento NWRC News
Featured Wildlife

Mountain Lions

Mountain Lion

Mountain Lions are regularly sighted on Sacramento River NWR.

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About the Complex

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Sacramento River National Wildlife Refuge is managed as part of the Sacramento NWR Complex - Contact Us.

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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