Coronavirus (COVID-19) Notice
Although most refuge lands and outdoor spaces have remained open for the public to enjoy, we encourage you to:

  • Check local conditions on this website and call ahead for current information
  • Follow current CDC safe practices by maintaining a safe distance between yourself and other groups
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth
  • Cover your mouth and nose when you cough or sneeze
  • Most importantly, stay home if you feel sick


Features

  • 2020 Winning Artwork

    2020 Winning Junior Duck Artwork

    The 2020 first, second, and third place winning artwork is pictured.

    Federal Junior Duck Stamp Contest 2020

  • Partners

    Partnerships at Muscatatuck NWR

    Have you thought about becoming more involved at Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge?

    Learn more

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    Like Us On Facebook

    Like us on Facebook to keep up with the latest refuge activities and wildlife sightings.

    Muscatatuck on Facebook

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    Auto Tour Route

    There is always something to see along the Auto Tour!

    Auto Driving Tour Link

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    Proposed New Hunting Opportunities

    We are proposing new hunting opportunities here at Muscatatuck NWR

    Proposed New Hunting Opportunities

News

Get a Federal Recreation Pass

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Recreation Passes are available M-F by appointment at the Refuge Office when the Office is open. The Office is temporarily closed.

Hunting Information

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New opportunities are available this year. Click below for information.

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Special Event Status

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Refuge special events are temporarily discontinued until normal operations resume.

Events

Spring Photo Contest

Wildlife Interpretation at Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge

See the winning entries in our spring "Birds of Indiana" Photo Contest!

Spring Photo Contest Winners

About the Complex

Big Oaks/Muscatatuck

Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge is managed as part of the Big Oaks/Muscatatuck.

Read more about the complex
About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System

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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