Felsenthal National Wildlife Refuge Questions Answers
How do you get to the north end of the Felsenthal National Refuge?
Take Highway 160 from Johnsville or Hermitage. Various locations on the refuge are accessible off of Highway 160: take County Road #53 to Eagle Lake; take County Road #53 then #59 to Prairie Island/Saline River access. Take County Road #2, then County Road #63 to Pereogeethe Lake.
Is there camping on the Felsenthal National Refuge and if so where?
There are 11 primitive camping areas (no facilities) on Felsenthal NWR. Also adjacent to the refuge are two camp grounds with full facilities: these are Crossett Harbor RV Park on Highway 82 and Grand Marais Campground at the town of Felsenthal.
Where can I find the water levels for the Felsenthal National Refuge?
Felsenthal Lock and Dam gauge readings can be found here
http://rivergages.mvr.usace.army.mil/WaterControl/stationinfo2.cfm?dt=S&sid=CE503DD8&fid= or you can contact the lock direct at
What are the hunting regulations and quota deer and turkey hunts on the Felsenthal National Refuge?
For the designated hunting seasons, refer to the refuge brochure that can be found at the Felsenthal Visitor Center or received by mail by calling 870/364 3167.
Where are the fish biting at the Felsenthal National Refuge?
Fish are fairly well dispersed throughout the bodies of water on the refuge.
However, there are always "hotspots" that seem to hold more fish than others.
Contact the refuge at 870/364 3167 or local bait stores for up-to-date reports.