Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge

Christmas Bird Count

Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge 1661 West Jpg Niblo Road, Madison, IN

The Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) calls upon volunteer birders and nature enthusiasts in Indiana to participate in Audubon’s longest-running wintertime tradition, the annual Christmas Bird Count (CBC). Volunteer birders of all skill levels are needed to count birds. The Big Oaks NWR count will be held on Saturday, December 18, 2021. Volunteers may sign up to count birds […]

CANCELLED – Outdoor Women at Big Oaks

Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge 1661 West Jpg Niblo Road, Madison, IN

Due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) this event is cancelled. Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge. Call 812-273-0783. This outdoor learning event just for women offeres multiple classes from which to choose. We recommend your register early as this is a popular event. 7:45 AM to 4:45 PM $35-$70 depending on age and date of registration. (*Date subject to change.)  

Take a Kid Fishing

Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge 1661 West Jpg Niblo Road, Madison, IN

Take a Kid Fishing – Big Oaks NWR Free fishing day at Big Oaks

Free

Frog Day at Big Oaks

Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge 1661 West Jpg Niblo Road, Madison, IN

 Jefferson County’s Krueger Lake,  Family-friendly, hands-on learning about frogs.

Free

Bird Tour

Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge 1661 West Jpg Niblo Road, Madison, IN

Beginners and pro’s alike will enjoy a morning birding a Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge, one of the best spots for birding in southern Indiana. What a great way to celebrate Earth Day. Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge, Madison, IN 47250. RSVP to refuge office at (812) 273-0783.

Free