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 CarJef

January 18, 2023



Informative and well maintained center. Ride around the grounds was very enjoyable. Did get to see an eagle in a field. Bring binoculars!

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Rated 5 by David C

October 06, 2022

David C

Spectacular scenery with lots of water fowl to see

We visited this National Wildlife Refuge on a cold, windy and rainy day. But despite the crummy weather, we were not disappointed, the Visitors center is a good place to start. The rangers are...

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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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