Membership

The power of a Friend’s group is its members. Our mission is to bring together the public and a thriving wildlife refuge valued by all. We represent a variety of interests, talents and financial support allowing the Friends of Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge to meet its mission and goals. Friends of Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge is a nonprofit organization and all donations may be tax deductible. Members receive Prairie Wind, the Friends newsletter.

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P.O. Box 399
9981 Pacific St.
Prairie City, IA 50228
515-994-3400
Get Directions
The refuge roads and trails are open daily from dawn to dusk.

The Prairie Learning and Visitor Center is open year-round.
Regular Hours:
Monday-Saturday from 9am-4pm and Sunday 12-5pm

Winter hours:
December 1-February 28
Monday-Saturday from 9am-4pm; closed Sunday.

We are open on Memorial Day, the Fourth of July, and Labor Day; we are closed on all other Federal holidays.