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Refuge Activities

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.

School Zone!

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 at Refuge

Please watch for tram tours to return from "High Water Hiatus".  Once the lake returns to normal levels and roads are repaired tours will run again.

Friends Projects

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.


Thank you!

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.


Friends On Facebook
 Be sure to visit the Friends on Facebook  for more pix and news!

More Ways to Support Friends of Hagerman

Are you an employee or retiree with a company offering a matching program for monetary gifts or volunteer hours?

Are you a Kroger shopper?  Do you have a Kroger Plus Card? You can sign up  for Kroger Community Rewards to go to the Friends!  Just choose Friends of Hagerman or NPO #91244 as the recipient.

Shop at amazon.com?  Shop at Amazon Smile and Friends  of Hagerman receive .5% of your eligible purchases!  Be sure to select Friends of Hagerman as the recipient of your choice.

If you are an occasional shopper at Office Depot and do not accrue enough points for quarterly rewards you can donate your reward points to the Friends of Hagerman at the time you shop or turn in used toner and ink cartridges - our Reward number is 9037863327!



Events » July 2015
All Day
Youth FIRST will not meet in July. The next session will be August 1 and you can register July 6 - July 30. View Details
10:00am – 11:30am
Courtney Anderson, graduate of Roger Williams University in Rhode island and Student Conservation Association intern at HNWR will present this program on the Monarch butterfly. Being considered for... View Details
9:00am – 10:00am
Sorry, please check back next month and join SCA Intern Courtney Anderson, Certified Interpretive Hike Leader and learn about the five habitats represented at the Refuge, one each month - Forest... View Details
10:00am – 11:00am
Meet with a docent at 10 am in the butterfly garden at the Refuge; walk through as the guide interprets the garden and identifies any visiting butterflies. Free. Weather permitting! View Details
10:00am – 12:00pm
No meeting for July due to flooding at Refuge. Please note change in date - the Nature Photography Club will meet on the THIRD Saturday, in September and November, 2015. Meeting will be held in the... View Details
3:00pm – 4:30pm
The Bluestem Chapter, Texas Master Naturalists, present Dotty Woodson, Water Resource Program Specialist, Texas AgriLife Research and Extension Center, speaking on Water Conservation. NOTE: Due to... View Details
Friends of Hagerman
6465 Refuge Road
Sherman, TX 75092
(903) 786-2826