You've found a friend...
of wildlife, nature, and the Refuge.
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.
In 2014 nearly 600 youngsters enjoyed a field trip to Hagerman NWR. We will be happy to help plan a field trip for your school!
All aboard!! Take a 60 -
The tram seats nine adults comfortably and we can add children in the center seats. Please make a reservation by calling the Refuge, 903 786 2826; NOTE - please do not leave messages after hours as volunteers cannot access the Refuge message system. AND - please let us know if you need to cancel so others make take your place!
Tours are free, those who wish to may make a donation to the tram maintenance fund.
Come prepared - during cool/cold weather, bring jackets and caps, etc. as you will experience wind chill when the tram is in motion. Sorry, no dogs other than service dogs allowed on the tram.
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.
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