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

Eagle Day

February 11, 2023

10:00 am- 4:00 pm

10:00 am: Mystery Eagle presentation by Ogden Nature Center
11:30 am: Photography Class with Bear River Blogger
1:00 pm: Mystery Eagle presentation with HawkWatch International
Eagle themed exhibit and activities.
Remember to stop by the Avocet Corner Bookstore for your free take home craft bag. Just follow this link to reserve your free tickets today.


Bookstore Hours 

Tuesday, Thursday: 8:30am to 4:00pm

Wednesday: 8:30am to 3:00pm

Friday: 8:30am to 3:00pm

Saturday: Closed

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!