Necedah National Wildlife Refuge

View Website Favorite (2) N11385 Headquarters Rd - Necedah, WI 54646
Information: 608-565-2551

Refuge trails are open daily during daylight hours. Visitor Center hours: Mon-Sat 9am-4pm.

Located in Juneau County, this 44,000-acre refuge is home to the world's largest population of endangered Karner blue butterflies. See whooping cranes, migrating waterfowl in fall, bald eagles, and shorebirds and songbirds in spring. Play in the visitor center exhibit hall or take a walk along the boardwalk trails over the wetlands.

Visit the 2-story observation tower, drive the auto tour, or head to a trail for a wilderness adventure. Hunt, fish, cross-country ski, snowshoe, and enjoy photography and wildlife observation. Stop by the visitor center for recent wildlife sightings a map, or to shop in the bookstore. Located less than an hour from Wisconsin Dells, Tomah, and Wisconsin Rapids.

  • Features
    • On Water
    • Disabled Access
  • Natural Attractions Type
    • Wildlife Refuge & Reserves
  • Trail Length (miles)
    • 5
  • Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type
    • Flat
    • Hilly
    • Open
    • Wooded
  • Toilets
    • Yes

Nearby Places

1
Olden Days Car Show & Summerfest 8/28/2021 Necedah - 6.21 miles away
2
Crazy Daze in Tomah 8/07/2021 Tomah - 17.56 miles away
3
Fall Harvest Music Festival 9/05/2021 Rome - 17.65 miles away
4
Summer Wine Up and Craft Beer Festival 8/28/2021 Friendship - 17.79 miles away
5
Lake Arrowhead Craft Show 9/04/2021 Nekoosa - 19.97 miles away
6
Camelot Frolics 8/21/2021 - 8/22/2021 Rome - 22.03 miles away
7
Historic Point Basse Harvest Fair 9/11/2021 Nekoosa - 22.05 miles away
8
Apple Dumpling Day Festival / Races 9/11/2021 Elroy - 22.15 miles away