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Visitor Center Holiday Schedule

Dec 19, 2017

The refuge Visitor Center will be closed Christmas Eve Day, Christmas Day, and New Years Day. Otherwise it is open daily 9am to 5pm. For…

Detail the vans Thur. Dec 7th 11am

Dec 4, 2017

On Thursday, December 7th anyone who would like to help detail the vans and bus at the Visitor Center should meet there at 11:00 a.m. This project takes about…

Temporary road delays Hwy 49 east of the Meers T

Dec 4, 2017

Between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. weekdays through December21st, there will be temporary road delays to protect staff, visitors and visitor vehicles. Read more about…

Areas closed for hunting Dec 12-14, 2017

Dec 1, 2017

Hunting is important to maintain appropriate herd sizes. The first Elk Hunt this year will be December 12-14, 2017. Areas open to the public will be Mt…

#OPTOUTSIDE – WILL YOU GO OUT WITH US?

Nov 23, 2017

BLACK FRIDAY!!!      As a healthy alternative to shopping, FOW is participating in REI’s #OptOutside Campaign this Black Friday.  Check the FOW Facebook page for…

Stars Over The Wichitas: Nov. 17th, 18th

Nov 11, 2017

Programs are Friday and Saturday evenings. Reservations are taken on the preceding Monday at 580-429-2197. View the night sky with telescope or binoculars. The Wichita Mountains…

Support FOW with Smile.Amazon.com

Nov 6, 2017

Shop at smile.amazon.com to earn donations to FOW for every purchase. The holidays are fast approaching. Soon you will be busy shopping for gifts, decorations, and…

2017 "Fall Foliage Walks" reservations open November 6th

Oct 23, 2017

  Fall Foliage Walks will be here soon.  This popular walking tour will include spots in the “Special Use Area” where you will be able to…

Fall Foliage training tour Nov 4th

Oct 21, 2017

On Saturday, November 4 don’t forget the fall foliage membership training tour.  If you are interested in leading or assisting with tours now or in the future it…

Bison Auction – October 19th, 2017

Oct 12, 2017

The annual public auction of native bison will begin at 12:00 noon at the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge. The Friends provide logistical support for the…

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