Welcome to Friends of the Bear River Refuge website. We encourage you to visit often to see the latest news and activities.
This group is devoted to the promotion, appreciation, and conservation of the wildlife, birds, and habitat of the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge. Officially established as a not-for-profit charitable organization in 1998, we are partners with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Tuesday-Thursday: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Friday: 10:00 am to 3:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am to 4:00pm
2024 Second Saturdays
Swan Day 3/9/2024
Photo by Brian Ferguson
Join us at the as we celebrate Swan Day. Come explore the exhibit hall, view a special swan exhibit, participate in swan themed activities, visit the nature store for a pine cone bird feeder craft, listen to swan story time, enjoy live raptor presentations, and sit in on a photography for hobbyists workshop. Tickets are free! Donations to the Friends of the Bear River Refuge are used to support Refuge projects as well as Refuge educational programs. Thank you!
We will be offering two live raptor presentations and a photography workshop. At 10:00 am Ogden Nature Center will be at the Refuge for a live raptor presentation. At 11:30 local photographer, Barry Parson, will be presenting on photography for hobbyists. At 1:00 pm Hawkwatch International will be at the Refuge for a live raptor presentation.
Get your free tickets HERE!
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Make a one-time donation today to the Friends of the Bear River Bird Refuge today!