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Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge

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What a pleasant surprise!

We stumbled across this wildlife refuge and felt we hit the jackpot. Not far from the start of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JzTz2013
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Tampa, Florida
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nice place to view Bald eagles

My hubby and I visited this place fro wildlife viewing. We saw about 5 bald eagles on the first day... read more

Reviewed June 12, 2016
YL1117
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America's first waterfowl refuge, this 46,900-acre region provides feeding, resting, nesting, and brood rearing habitats for waterfowl and other water creatures.
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2 weeks ago
“What a pleasant surprise!”
Jun 12, 2016
“nice place to view Bald eagles”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this wildlife refuge and felt we hit the jackpot. Not far from the start of the gravel road was a pair of bald eagle with 2 visible eaglets in a nest. Just 30 seconds further up the road we found a golden...More

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Reviewed June 12, 2016

My hubby and I visited this place fro wildlife viewing. We saw about 5 bald eagles on the first day and 7 bald eagles on the next day. The auto route was about 10 miles loop and you would able to see the wildlife closely...More

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Reviewed February 28, 2016

The Lower Klamath National wildlife refuge is an annual destination for me during February at the Winter Wings Festival each year held at the Oregon Institute of Technology. Field trips to the refuge give you immense photo opportunities . The eagles are active and the...More

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Reviewed February 17, 2015

The Lower Klamath Refuge is a national treasure, part of a much vaster system of wetlands that are rapidly disappearing through expanded agriculture and home-building further south in CA. A million ducks and geese and other large birds come through the Refuge each year, down...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2015

We spent portions of three winter days exploring the refuge, and every turning brought new birding thrills. To start with, be sure to visit the visitors center in adjacent Tule Lake Wildlife Refuge, where knowledgeable rangers will steer you to birding hot spots. Then take...More

3  Thank ArlettaC
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Reviewed January 19, 2015

I visit to photography wildlife and have never been disappointed. On this trip I had several opportunities to photography bald eagles, various other raptors, deer, coyotes and herons.

2  Thank Alinevada
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Reviewed October 1, 2014

This wetland area is a great place for bird watching and beautiful scenery with multi couloured tall grass lands and water, mountains in the distance. In the last week of September we spotted : Northern Harrier, Great White fronted Goose, Whooping Cranes, Ring Necked Pheasant,...More

1  Thank flossyToronto
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Reviewed April 20, 2013

A nice couple of hours at the refuge this morning. Very happy to welcome the Great White Pelicans back to the Basin!!

2  Thank Shaun883
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Reviewed February 3, 2013

The "refuge" is actually a series of parcels that are close to each other but not contiguous. Winter viewing: Several dozen bald eagles and probably a hundred (or more) hawks. And there must have been tens of thousands of waterfowl. Take one of the auto...More

1  Thank wandering_bob231
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Reviewed January 23, 2013

We headed up to Lower Klamath Lake to catch the bald eagle migration this past weekend (mid-January). Locals said we were a little early, but we were pleased with what we spotted - about 2 dozen bald eagles, 10 coyotes, 16 deer, 2 raccoons, 2...More

3  Thank FTJourney
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