Auto-Tour Route

A 6-mile self-guided auto tour route will take you through a variety of habitats on the western side of the Refuge, providing excellent opportunities to view and photograph waterfowl and other water birds, white-tailed prairie dogs and pronghorn. 


There are three ADA compliant overlooks to facilitate viewing wildlife and habitats at a distance. The Brocker Overlook located off Highway 14, the Allard Overlook located on the Refuge Headquarters’ entrance road and the Owl Ridge Overlook located on Jackson County Road 32 near the Refuge Headquarters.  

Viewing Blind

An ADA compliant waterfowl viewing and hunting blind is located at Fox Pond on the Refuge back entrance road where you can view waterfowl and shorebirds.


Arapaho National Wildlife Refuge
953 Jackson County Road 32Walden,CO80480-9700
Refuge Hours
One-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset.
Visitor Center Hours
May – August; seven days a week
8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Refuge Headquarters Hours
Monday - Friday
7:00 am to 3:30 pm