ROAD PAVING/CLOSURES COMING TO THE REFUGE
DUE TO A ROAD IMPROVEMENT PROJECT, CERTAIN ROADS WILL BE CLOSED AND/OR TRAFFIC PATTERNS CHANGED FROM OCT. 18th THROUGH OCT. 27th.
DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO WEATHER
~~ OCTOBER 18th AND 19th: COUNTY LINE ROAD CLOSED FROM CR400 SOUTH TO LAKE LINDA RD
~~ OCTOBER 20: CR400 CLOSED FROM COUNTY LINE ROAD TO THE STANFIELD LAKE BOATRAMP
~~ OCTOBER 25th – 27th: ONE LANE WILL BE OPEN FOR TRAFFIC HEADING SOUTH FROM THE END OF THE BLACKTOP ON COUNTY LINE RD TO CR400. NORTHBOUND TRAFFIC WILL BE RESTRICKED. ALL VEHICLES WILL HAVE TO EXIT THROUGH THE WEST GATE COMING ON ON STATE ROAD 31.
NOTE: DURING THE ONGOING COVID-19 SITUATION, THE WILDLIFE REFUGE REMAINS OPEN NORMAL HOURS. HOWEVER, THE OFFICE & VISITOR CENTER REMAIN CLOSED. TWO PORTABLE RESTROOMS HAVE BEEN PLACED AT THE VISITOR CENTER AND ONE PORTABLE RESTROOOM HAS BEEN PLACED AT THE STANFIELD LAKE BOAT RAMP.
The Muscatatuck Wildlife Society is a volunteer, non-profit organization that was created for the purpose of supporting educational programs and activities at the Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge near Seymour, Indiana.
Membership is made up of people who care about wildlife and want to make Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge a better place for wildlife and people. The Muscatatuck Wildlife Society works closely with the Refuge staff in their efforts to educate visitors about wildlife. Members have the opportunity to get involved with the management of Indiana’s first National Wildlife Refuge established in 1966.
The Refuge provides resting and feeding areas for waterfowl during their annual migrations. The mission of the Refuge is to restore, preserve, and manage a mix of forest, wetland, and grassland habitat for fish, wildlife and people. More than 280 species of birds have been seen at Muscatatuck, and the refuge is recognized as a “Continentally Important” bird area.
Learn more about our History and how to become a Member of The Muscatatuck Wildlife Society.