A man waist deep in water holding a silver fish and his fishing rod

Refuge waters include Dorris Reservoir (approximately 1,000 acres, when at full capacity), which is open to fishing February-September 30. Walk-in access only is available February 1-March 31. Boat access is open April 1-September 30. Available species include largemouth bass, catfish, sunfish and rainbow trout.

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