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.

Bookstore Hours 

Tuesday-Thursday: 8:00am to 4:00pm

Friday: 9:00am to 3:00pm

Saturday: 10:00am to 4:00pm

Upcoming Events

2024 Second Saturdays

Owl Day 1/13/2024

Eagle Day 2/10/2024

Swan Day 3/9/2024

Details TBD. Check back soon for an update! 

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! 

Want to contribute?

Make a one-time donation today to the Friends of the Bear River Bird Refuge today!