Free Entrance -National Public Lands DaySaturday, September 26, 2015
Saturday, September 26, 2015 - 1/2 hour before Sunrise to 1/2 hour after Sunset. The $4.00 entrance fee will be waived to celebrate National Public Lands Day and to invite people to visit Bombay Hook. It's a great opportunity spend the day exploring or relaxing in nature. National Public Lands Day is a fee-free entrance day at many federal public lands including, Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service or U.S. Forest Service.
Bombay Hook is open from 1/2 hour before sunrise to 1/2 hour after sunset and invites individuals and families to tour the 12-mile wildlife drive and to walk 5 short walking trails. The Refuge provides a variety of habitats for wildlife. Migratory waterfowl are starting to arrive and a variety of shorebirds and tall wading birds are still present on the Refuge. This is also a good time of year to look for migrating raptors.
- Borrow a pair of binoculars from the Visitor Center.
- Borrow a bird identification book from the Visitor Center.