The Maxwell Wildlife Refuge and the adjoining McPherson State Fishing Lake protect 2,610 acres of mostly mixed grass prairie habitat for a herd of 150 bison and 75 elk. The refuge features an observation tower and tram rides through the reserve. A campground and public use area are located at McPherson State Fishing Lake.
Events at Maxwell Wildlife Refuge include the Prairie Days festival on the first weekend in June, and the 3-day Mountain Man Rendezvous in October. - AsNotedIn