Refuge Hours

Desert NWR Visitor Center

Visitor Center Winter Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
(Labor Day - Memorial Day)


OPERATIONAL CHANGES IN RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

  • The visitor center remains closed. No reopening date is anticipated at this time.
  • Trails and roads remain open.
  • As weather permits, staff will host an exterior contact table to provide maps & information to refuge visitors on most weekends.

 

 

Visitor Center
Thursday - Monday 8:00am - 4:00pm
Closed Tuesday and Wednesday

The trails and restrooms at the Visitor Center are open every day from sunrise to sunset.

The refuge backcountry roads are accessible 24 hours a day.