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

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 5 by kwluoto

October 11, 2020

kwluoto

Must see in Cambridge

The Blackwater Refuge is a must-see in Cambridge. The Refuge itself is actually fairly extensive. You can tour it by foot, car, bicycle, even kayak or canoe. There are walking trails, observation...

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Rated 4 by Plumbing1987

October 06, 2020

Plumbing1987

STILL NICE BUT CLOSED

The refuge office was closed. We were able to take the driving tour that lasted about 30 minutes. Not much wildlife to see other than a few Osprey. We enjoyed it nonetheless.

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Rated 5 by 260John1

September 22, 2020

260John1

Great place to visit in the area

We enjoyed our visit- definitely worth it for $3.00. There are several places to stop along the drive to get out, walk around and look for wildlife. We saw small fish, butterflies and turtles.

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