US Fish & Wildlife Service: The Bill Williams River National Wildlife Refuge offers a unique and special recreational opportunity for outdoor enthusiasts of all types. The refuge was established in 1941 and encompasses 6,105 acres of diverse Sonoran Desert and wetlands. Activities within the refuge consist of wildlife watching, off-trail hiking, canoeing/kayaking, fishing, and hunting. Primary park access points are refuge headquarters and Planet Ranch Road.
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.
FR / Dirt Road / Gravel - Car Okay
To hike To get to Bill Williams River NWR from Lake Havasu City, follow Arizona Highway 95 south approximately 23 miles. Refuge headquarters are located between mileposts 160 and 161 and are open Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Call 1-520-667-4144 for more info.