Hiking, Fishing, Boating, and regulated Hunting. In addition, the Friends of Hagerman offer many activities, Events, Seminars, Volunteer Opportunities for individuals, and learning opportunities for school and church groups as well.
Refuge lands are open from sunrise to sunset every day of the year.
Visitor Center Hours:
Questions? Contact Us
Sunrise by Pam Rendall-Bass
Otters by Donnie Simmons
Doe Posing by Kelly Wilson
Need an outing? Enjoy the Audio Auto Tour from the comfort of your air conditioned vehicle, and check out all of the new educational items in the Nature Nook! The visitor center is open Monday through Saturday 9-4, Sunday 1-5. It's a great time to visit the refuge!
ARCHERY DEER HUNT DATES:
Nov 04, 2022 – Nov 06, 2022
Nov 18, 2022 – Nov 20, 2022
Dec 02, 2022 – Dec 04, 2022
Areas closed for the hunts:
Sandy, Godwin and Goode
Trails closed for the hunts: Haller's Haven
Photo by Jack Chiles
Otter by Kelly Wilson
Tri-Colored Heron by Pam Rendall-Bass
The Friends of Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge Presents:
The Refuge Roundup ‘22, Saturday, October 8
With activities for the entire family!
New! For Educators!
Apply for your school field trip for the fall semester today! First come, first served.
FAQ The Featherless Flyer
Events/EducationEarly Bird Walk with Jack Guided Butterfly Walks
The Photo ClubNature Photo Club
The FriendsVolunteer With Us!
Lark Sparrow by
Danielle Christine White
US Fish and Wildlife Service Mission
We work with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people.
Friends Organizations are crucial to the collective mission of the Refuge System to conserve and protect the wildlife of this great nation and help millions of Americans understand that their actions today determine the legacy we leave for tomorrow.
Lunar Eclipse at the Refuge, May 15, 2022
By Jeff Gladden
Friends of Hagerman Mission
Friends of Hagerman NWR Foundation is a 501(c)(3) corporation whose mission is to instill reverence, respect, and conservation of our wild creatures and habitats through supporting environmental education, recreational activities, and programs of Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Catch of the Day! Little Blue Heron by Pam Rendall-Bass
Southern Dogface on Rock Rose by Laurie Sheppard
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The refuge is open from sunrise to sunset every day of the year, drive on any road unless gated.
Admission to the refuge, parking and most events/activities are funded by donations and powered by volunteers.
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Special thanks to Nancy Miller for the amazing photo of the Visitor Center