Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge, Louisa Division




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Wildlife viewing opportunities abound at the crown jewel in Louisa County's outdoor treasures.

CLOSED TO ALL USES SEP 15 TO JAN 31
(overlook & adjacent trail open year round)

Amenities

Reasons to Visit

Paddling: shallow lake and wetlands; water trail map available August 2007

Watchable Wildlife: prairie, wetland, forest, open water, scenic overlook

Hunting: not allowed

Fishing: shallow lake, wetlands

Trails: hike and bike on work roads (level, crushed limestone with some bigger stone); hike on timbered overlook trail

Location:
Northeast of Wapello
10728 County Road X61, Wapello, IA 52653

Size: 2609 acres

Habitat: prairie, wetland, forest, open water

Management:
Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge
U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Sally_Jack@fws.gov       319-523-6982