Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge

2145 Key Wallace Dr, Cambridge, MD 21613 Get Directions 
Phone: 410-228-2677


Eastern Shore
Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge
Major bald eagle nesting area and waterfowl wintering ground. Visitor center, wildlife drive, walking and paddling trails.
Refuge: dawn-dusk; Visitor center: Daily 9am-4pm
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October 7, 2019
We visited this gorgeous refuge in early October. While migrating birds had not yet arrived, we did see many bald eagles, some hawks and other smaller birds that are permanent residents at the...
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September 2, 2019
We spent about two hours in the refuge during our stay at the nearby Hyatt. Well worth the visit. The refuge is a tranquil, beautiful place to experience the coastal environment. We drove through...
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August 27, 2019
We thoroughly enjoyed kayaking on the river. We took the green trail, and wandered off course in search of birds. We saw quite a few eagles, herons and egrets, as well as some fun shore birds...