• Duck Hunting

    New Hunt Plan in Effect

    Tamarac Refuge has new migratory bird hunting zones and now open to more species.

    New Hunt Brochure

  • PHotoDisplay

    Tamarac Photo Contest

    Enter your favorite refuge photos! Scenic, Wildlife, Plants, Recreation & Abstract Catergories.

    See the Winners!

  • Deer hunter in stand

    Hunters: Consider Lead Free

    We encourage deer hunters to use lead free ammunition for firearm deer hunting on our refuge lands.

    Learn More

  • snowshoes

    Give it a Try!

    Snowshoes are available for loan at the Visitor Center during open hours.

  • Winter VC

    Winter Hours

    Visitor Center Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00-4:00, Jan-May the 1st & 2nd Sundays 10:00-5:00, Closed Federal Holidays

About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


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