Chris L. Lloyd Swan Restoration Refuge

Swan Site
Swan Site
Trumpeter Swans

The Buena Vista County Trumpeter Swan Committee uses the 10 acre area to promote the restoration of trumpeter swans. A kiosk with information and an observation deck help inform the public about the swans. A five acre lake is surrounded by prairie grasses.


The Swan Refuge is located 10 miles south of Sioux Rapids on Highway 71.


Wildlife viewing

Operating Hours & Seasons

Year Round