Coronavirus (COVID-19) Notice
Although most refuge lands and outdoor spaces have remained open for the public to enjoy, we ask that you recreate responsibly.

  • Check alerts and local conditions on this website and call ahead for current information. Operations vary based on local public health conditions.
  • Consistent with CDC recommendations, all visitors (age 2 and older), who are fully vaccinated are required to wear a mask inside of federal buildings in areas of substantial or high community transmission.. All visitors who are not fully vaccinated must continue to wear masks indoors and in crowded outdoor spaces.
  • Most importantly, stay home if you feel sick and continue to watch for symptoms of COVID-19 and follow CDC guidance on how to protect yourself and others.


Moosehorn NWR Hunting Plan Finalized

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has released a final hunting plan for Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) in Maine.

Hunting Plan

Around the Refuge

Visitor Activities

Fishing derby - USFWS.

There are visitor activities year-round at Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge including fishing, hunting, wildlife viewing, photography and hiking. Check out our Visitor Activities page to learn more.

Visitor Activities Page

Get Involved

Owl presentation - USFWS.

There are a variety of ways to get involved at Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge. Volunteers, summer interns and the friends group all greatly contribute to the refuge. Visit our Get Involved page to learn ways in which you can help.

Get Involved Page

Public Events

Bird Watching

There are events for the whole family year-round at the Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge. Check out our calendar for a list of upcoming events

What's Happening

Resource Management

The staff at Moosehorn manages the refuge for a variety of habitats to support diverse wildlife. Learn more about grassland, wetland, wilderness and fire management by visiting our resource management page.

Resource Management Page

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.

Learn more about the NWRS