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Start your visit in the visitor center. There are the usual exhibits of conservation, ecology and the environment - all important but nothing out of the ordinary, and many examples of the type of wildlife found in the preserve. Depending on the time of year...More
My dogs and I always make the quick drive to deer flat. You can start at the top of the road at the gate and walk or start at the rangers station. We enjoy the quiet sounds of nature- water from the lake and birds-...More
Not much to see here. Must of the area is off-limits to people and the reservoir is full of carp. There is some bass and catfish in it though. People are able to duck and geese hunt. The water is feed by a large irrigation...More
Nice wildlife refuge that includes lake Lowell Reservoir for boating, hunting and fishing. No wake zone allows for good fishing before the dog days of summer hit. There are also some nice trails to hike as well as bird watching. Nice sandy beaches with picnic...More
Such a great local spot to get away. If fishing is your thing or just going for a walk, Lake Lowell at Deer Flat is a perfect but close get away. Watched 2 herons as they danced the sky to find refuse among the flowers...More
This is a nice place for birdwatching. If it is hot, beware that most trails are in the sun--nice on a cool day, but a bit much as the day heats up. A lot of boat traffic on the lake, so if that is not...More
Deer Flats is a great place to view ducks and geese in the winter and other birds, and during the summer to go fishing. The water can get a little "green" during the late summer when the water levels drop during irrigation season.