Merced National Wildlife Refuge, Merced

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  • August 6, 2017
    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 »
  • May 31, 2017
    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 »
  • May 21, 2017
    We needed to kill a few hours in the Merced area, and this came up highly rated on Trip Advisor. We enjoyed our visit. Be aware that there's not much there - no visitor center, a couple of picnic tabl...  more »
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  • July 3, 2017
    My favorite Auto route in the national wildlife refuge system. Any season. Especially during winter migration season.
  • June 4, 2017
    Love the surrounding and wildlife. Did two trails about 2ish miles on a beautiful day out here.
  • April 21, 2017
    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.
  • April 16, 2017
    Great winter and spring water fowl birding. Lots of different areas to check out.
  • February 6, 2017
    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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