Woman dressed warmly in camouflage and standing in marsh reeds aims a shotgun into the air

Hunting is an important wildlife management tool and a healthy, traditional outdoor pastime, deeply rooted in America’s heritage. Hunting can instill a unique understanding and appreciation of wildlife, their behavior, and habitat needs.

Deer and pheasant are the only animals that may be hunted on the Refuge. To find out more about hunting opportunities, seasons and regulations on Tewaukon National Wildlife Refuge, contact the Refuge Manager.