& McPherson State Fishing Lake
Maxwell Wildlife​ Refuge

Tour Calendar


Watch our calendar for additional events, tour dates and times.

ELK DAYS - A celebration in January of Maxwell's Plains Elk who join in on our prairie tours November through March after hiding in the shade of the trees during warmer weather.

GUIDED TRAIL RIDES - Saddle up and ride Maxwell's 2800 acres of native prairie grasslands. Catch glimpses of our Bison herd, Elk and other wildlife. Lunch provided. Rides scheduled throughout the year. Must furnish your own horse.

CHRISTMAS on the PRAIRIE - Experience a good old family Christmas. Prairie tour, hot drinks and cookies with story telling by the tree.

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FALL RENDEZVOUS held every October. A three day event featuring prairie living in the 1800s. Bison tours hourly, music and concessions serving Buffalo burgers and chili on site. Gate entry free