Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge
3815 American Blvd. East
Bloomington, MN 55425
Wildlife Refuge: Bike, Birding, Fish, Hike, Picnic, Snow Sports, Walk, Water Sports
The refuge is part of a corridor of land and water stretching nearly 70 miles along the Minnesota River, from Bloomington to Henderson. Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge has two visitor and education centers, access areas to more than 14,000 acres of land dedicated to wildlife and wildlife-dependent recreation. To get a glimpse of the multiple habitats within the refuge, visit either center or any of the refuge units. Hours of operation vary seasonally. Refuge Headquarters and Bloomington Education and Visitor Center generally open 7 days a week from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.