National wildlife refuges offer us all a chance to unplug from the stresses of daily life and reconnect with our natural surroundings. Optima National Wildlife Refuge offers wildlife-dependent recreation, including opportunities to watch and photograph wildlife and public hunting.
Location and Contact Information
Optima National Wildlife Refuge is located in central mixed-grass prairie. Shortgrass prairie species such as buffalo grass, blue gramma, sandsage and yucca dominate the uplands of the refuge.