Merced National Wildlife Refuge, Merced

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  • Just to many mosquito's there, so take plenty of repellent, or you can just drive the trails, but keep you windows up  more »
  • this is one area where one can go and enjoy nature at its best. One can take pictures of the beautiful area and its many denizens that reside there  more »
  • Lets be real, there is not a ton to do in Merced. I found myself there for a day and was pleasantly surprised by this park. There is a 5 mile look you can drive with three small hikes along the way. E...  more »
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  • My favorite Auto route in the national wildlife refuge system. Any season. Especially during winter migration season.
  • Love the surrounding and wildlife. Did two trails about 2ish miles on a beautiful day out here.
  • Beautiful place. Although winter is the time to see the sandhill cranes and geese, there were still plenty of birds the day I visited, and very few people.
  • Great winter and spring water fowl birding. Lots of different areas to check out.
  • The snow geese are a must see! I seen more wildlife here in an hour, then I did in 2 days at Yosemite.

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