April is National Poetry Month
Celebrate by attending a story hike, composing a poem or reading a story book in our poetry corner throughout the month!
Calling all high school artists!
Refuge Friends Inc is hosting a phenology art contest. If you enjoy painting/designing & you find inspiration from nature, submit an entry!
It's Spring Migration Season!
Spring is a great time to get outside and spot migratory birds! Birders of all skill levels are encouraged to join a Bird Watching Trek.
Monarch butterflies are returning to our region in search of milkweed to lay their eggs on. Keep a sharp eye out and you might just see one!
Senior Passes Available Now
Senior, Annual, Military, Access, and Every Kid in a Park (4th Grade) passes are available 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday at our Bloomington Visitor Center.More information
About the NWRS
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
Intermittent closures at the Old Cedar Ave. Trailhead and parking area in 2017.Click for Details
The online hunting brochure contains the latest corrections. See our maps section to view the brochure.
Last Updated: Apr 27, 2017