Open grasslands provide habitat for waterfowl and a unique hunting experience/USFWS Photo

"The perils of duck hunting are great - especially for the duck."

-Walter Cronkite

  • Hunting the Refuge


  • A new ADA Blind

    ADA blind

    In 2017, a new ADA Blind was constructed at Riekkola. The blind was built by volunteers Rick Spring and Dave Olear in partnership with the Refuge and Vancouver Wildlife League. The ADA Blind is reserved for hunters with a disability and their partners.

  • Riekkola Unit

    150 X 118 goose