This Wildlife Refuge In Oregon Was The First Of Its Kind West Of The Mississippi

Oregon is just chock-full of natural beauty, and if you want to view and appreciate wildlife, this is the certainly the place to be. Oregon is home to 21 national wildlife refuges, but the state’s first also has the distinction of being the first of its kind west of the Mississippi. Take a look:

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Have you visited Three Arch Rocks National Wildlife Refuge? Get more information about this gorgeous coastal spot on its website.

Looking for more Oregon wildlife? Check out this magical place where you can view a wild elk herd.