The ODFW Visitors' Guide
Photos | Map of the E.E. Wilson Wildlife Area (pdf) | E. E. Wilson Wildlife Area Management Plan (pdf)
Best time to visit: All year. April - August for bird-watching, September - February for hunting, and February - September for fishing.
Parking permit: Beginning Jan. 1, 2012, a parking permit will be required at E.E. Wilson Wildlife Area. Permits can be purchased at ODFW License vendors, at ODFW offices that sell licenses and online at ODFW’s website.
What to see and do
At the wildlife area: E. E. Wilson Wildlife Area offers a diversity of Willamette Valley habitat types. Easy non-motorized access is available via a grid of paved and gravel roads. Hunting opportunities include pheasants, duck, deer, rabbit and quail. A fishing pond is stocked with trout February - June. A variety of upland gamebirds can be viewed all year. An interpretive trail offers an accompanying guide. The wildlife area radio station broadcasts a recorded message 24 hours a day on AM 1140.
When visiting the E.E. Wilson Wildlife Area, be sure and tune your radio to 1140 AM for area information that is broadcast 24 hrs a day. The recording is updated seasonally.
Nearby: Oregon State University's MacDonald Research Forest offers horseback riding, hiking, cycling and interpretive trails as well as PV Arboretum. Baskett Slough and William Finley national wildlife refuges are in the area.
Habitat and Species
The wide diversity of habitats found here support a variety of wildlife species including sensitive and uncommon species. E. E. Wilson's habitat and species
Wildlife Area History
Who is E. E. Wilson?
The History of the E. E. Wilson Wildlife Area
The Volunteer Host Program
Volunteer hosts have been a valuable and committed resource to the E. E. Wildlife Area. Three host sites are available. The E. E. Wildlife Area Host Program
Travel 10 miles north of Corvallis on Hwy. 99W. Turn east on Camp Adair Road.
Aerial View | Baker Tract Map (pdf)
Address and Phone
E.E. Wilson Wildlife Area
29555 Camp Adair Road
Monmouth, OR 97361
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