Emiquon National Wildlife Refuge Fishing and Hunting Regulations


Sport fishing is allowed on all refuge waters from February 1 to October 15 except during temporary seasonal closures for waterfowl sanctuary as posted.


Emiquon Refuge is open to hunting of migratory game birds, upland birds, upland game, deer and turkey in designated areas. All migratory bird hunting on the refuge closes in accordance with published State waterfowl seasons.  Refuge hunting is not open for the conservation order light goose season. See the refuge website for maps and regulations.  


An interpretive kiosk is located at the trailhead of the hiking trail.

Wildlife Observation and Photography

A self guided nature trail is located just south of the Spoon River.


Click here for a full set of Emiquon National Wildlife Refuge regulations.