Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge

Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge Photo
Major bald eagle nesting area and waterfowl wintering ground. Visitor center, wildlife drive, walking and paddling trails. A National Park Service Network to Freedom site.


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2145 Key Wallace Dr
Cambridge, MD
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  • ADA Accessible
  • Admission/Tickets Required
  • Family-Friendly
  • Free Parking
  • Group Tour Rates Offered
  • Group-Friendly
  • On-site Motorcoach Parking
  • Student Group-Friendly
Rated 5 by heathergV7854WA

June 14, 2022


Great place for a nature hike!

Glad we stopped by and decided to hike one of the trails. In the hike and drive, we saw bald eagles, ospreys and herons.

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Rated 5 by EC13091

June 09, 2022


Worth a a trip, either by car or on foot

We enjoyed the Wildlife Drive and seeing the refuge and its many birds. There’s a lot to see in this area, whether by car or on foot. In early June, we were wary of all the insects, and thus didn’t...

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Rated 5 by artnuvo

May 17, 2022


View eaglets and ospreys

Refuge is outside of Cambridge and a 30 minute drive from our Easton Fairfield inn hotel. 4 mile wildlife drive with 2-3 short interpretive trails, water nest perches slhow binoc views of eaglets...

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