Visitor Center Hours

The Bloomington Education and Visitor Center is open Wednesday-Sunday 9 a.m.-4 p.m. The Rapids Lake Education and Visitor Center is open Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

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Old Cedar Ave. Road Project

Old Cedar Ave Bridge

There will be no through trail access, parking or bridge access for the duration of the project.

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Recreation Passes

America the Beautiful Passes

Federal Lands Pass

Senior, Senior Annual, Annual, Military, Access, and Every Kid in a Park (4th Grade) passes are available at our Bloomington Visitor Center.

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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.

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