The refuge is a great place to watch wildlife and is a designated Important Bird Area for several species. Each year, visitors from around the world come to the refuge. The auto tour provides people of all ages and abilities an excellent opportunity to observe wildlife. You may choose to walk one of the nature trails. Hiking and biking are a great way to enjoy the back-country roads while searching for wildlife. If you are lucky, you may glimpse a black bear, river otter or gray wolf. During the winter, use cross-country skis or snowshoes to track wildlife.