Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge

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 Excursion821329

May 28, 2024


Enjoyed the wild life

The visitor center is lovely with lots of educational exhibits. We saw many bald eagles and osprey with babies in the nest.

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Rated 1 by jjangler6000

April 05, 2024


WARNING to Blackwater Visitors.

WARNING for all visitors. My wife and I have enjoyed Blackwater NWR for over a decade. Indeed it has been a refuge for us. Recently the refuge management has chosen to aggressively enforce parking...

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Rated 5 by Dave C

February 25, 2024

Dave C

Amazing Place

I don't know how this could be any better. Viewing platform at the visitor's center itself. Great trails, nice car trail as well. In February the migrating birds are all over, as is bald eagles...

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