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.
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.

Hours

Refuge: dawn-dusk
Visitor center: Daily, 9am-4pm.

Location

2145 Key Wallace Dr
Cambridge MD 21613
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Contact

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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 4 by Gail_Loch

September 01, 2020

Gail_Loch

Lovely

The Visitor Center is closed, so this visit was more brief then I expected. We did the wildlife drive, which is lovely, but doesn't take much time even at a leisurely pace. $3 entrance fee is paid...

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Rated 5 by ACanuckAmok

August 26, 2020

ACanuckAmok

Visitor Center closed but did the drive around

With the visitor center closed we were left with only the drive around feature. $3 a car load to see the sites. Road and area is well maintained and with a guide map we felt we saw everything we...

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Rated 4 by Ted047

August 26, 2020

Ted047

Wildlife Drive is Nice

Nice drive although we saw no wildlife other than a few common birds. If in the area, can't go wrong for the $3 entrance fee. On the connecting road out of the Wildlife Drive we did see an eagle...

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