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of wildlife, nature, and the Refuge.
Hagerman NWR IS wild - we hope you will visit and find out for yourself! And we also hope you will want to join the great team of volunteers at the Refuge! Find out more at HelpHagerman.org.
We want to thank KXII, KTEN, Herald Democrat, North Texas E-news, Pottsboro Sun, Whitesboro News Record, Van Alstyne Leader and The Weekly News of Cooke County for in-kind support for the Autumn Media Blitz.
All trails and roads are now open at HNWR. You may drive on any road that is not gated off. Thank you for your patience through the flood and repair periods.
Check out coming events.
Whether you prefer a guided walk along a Refuge trail or an educational talk, whether you are adult or youth, the Friends have a program or activity for you.
Enjoy photography? Visit the Gallery for Refuge photos and news of photo activities.
Interested in hunting, fishing, or boating? See announcements, opportunities and regulations under Refuge.
Guided tours of Wildlife Drive to see the geese. Talks and Learning Stations: Feather Facts, Bird Beaks, Geese Migration, Project Feeder Watch, Backyard Birds, Christmas Bird Count, Beginning Bird Photography and Getting Ready for Bluebirds. Click Schedule for details.
Blackland Prairie Raptors, 11 AM - 1 PM, sponsored by the Denison Area Chamber of Commerce.
Free family fun! No reservations needed, come for one program or all. Bring a lunch or enjoy pulled pork sandwiches or hot dogs off the grill for a small donation.
Thanks to American Bank of Texas, Advertising Sponsor.
Hundreds of youngsters have enjoyed school field trips to Hagerman NWR. We will be happy to help plan a field trip for your school!
Tram Tours are back! This fall, tours are set for 2 pm each Saturday and Sunday. Call 903 786 2826 for information about and/or reservations aboard the Carlos & Eulalia Cardinal Express Tour of Wildlife Drive. Tours are free of charge; donations are accepted for the maintenance fund.
Want to get involved?
Friends maintain and monitor the three Bluebird trails at the Refuge.
Friends operate the Nature Nook book and gift shop in the Visitor Center.
Friends maintain the Butterfly Garden.
Friends organize field trips, talks, activities and programs for all ages.
Volunteers are always welcome! Just let us know your interests.
A big thank you to Friends members and others for their support that enable activities and projects at Hagerman NWR. You can help! Gifts, donations and memorials can be made securely, online, at any time, and are tax deductible. Gifts and donations may also be made when you join or renew your Friends membership. Matching gifts, when available, allow your company or organization to multiply your impact.