Welcome to Friends of the Bear River Refuge website. We encourage you to visit often to see the latest news and activities.

Our Mission

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.


Upcoming Events

The boostore is open Tuedsay-Friday  8:30am-12:30pm and Saturdays 10:00am-2:00pm.  Masks and social distancing inside the visitors center is required at this time. 

The Auto Tour is open and we have the observation deck funded by the Friends of the Bear River Refuge. Feel free to come check it out! 

Our New Observation Deck

(The Friends of the Bear River Refuge thank you for your generous donations)