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National Wildlife Refuge

2150 East 2350 North
Hamer, ID   83425 - 5030
E-mail: Brian_Wehausen@fws.gov
Phone Number: 208-662-5423
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  Wildlife Observation and Photography
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The Wildlife Viewing Route winds past ponds, marshes, and fields. It offers a a representative view of refuge wildlife and habitats. For travel on all roads signed "Road Closed Except by Permit," a free self-registration permit is required September 20-January 15. The permit is available at the headquarters area information display.

You may park at any road's edge in a manner that does not obstruct traffic. Note, however, that September 20-January 15 if you wish to park within posted public hunting areas you must park only in designated parking lots. Please do not park in tall vegetation. If your vehicle's catalytic converter is hot, it could start a fire.

Visitors may hike on roads year-round. Hiking, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing are also permitted off roads any time except March 1-July 15. Pets are allowed if on a leash or under close control.

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