For more information refuge rangers can be contacted by email or phone call during open hours of operation. For phone inquiries please call (712) 388-4800. For email inquiries please email DeSoto@fws.gov
Refuge Contact Information
DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge
1434 316th Lane
Missouri Valley, IA 51555
Visitor Center Hours:
Temporary Hours- Tuesday to Saturday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Closed for certain Federal Holidays.
The refuge is open daily from a half our before sunrise until a half hour after sunset. Migratory Closures to our gravel road, entrance off DeSoto Ave, and parts of the refuge is effective from October 15 to April 14.