Come out and explore your national wildlife refuge!
The end of summer is a great time to come out to Back Bay and False Cape for the day!
Fall is a great season to look for reptiles and amphibians!
Looking for volunteer work? We need help keeping our trails beautiful! It's a great way to get out to the refuge every month and enjoy the trails.
Purchase your permit for night surf fishing!
Join us as we team with groups all over the country and world to clean up our coast!
Special Use Permits will be issued for access to the refuge beachfront for night surf fishing.
The Colchester Restoration site will be opened to those wishing to cut pines from 7:30AM to 12:00PM.
Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge will be CLOSED from October 27-30 for the annual deer management and feral hog hunt. All visitation to the refuge will be prohibited on these dates, including through traffic to False Cape State Park. The refuge will reopen on October 31st at sunrise.
Join refuge and park staff for a scenic ride while observing wintering waterfowl and other native wildlife while learning about the history of the area. Tours travel through Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge, into False Cape State Park and include a one mile hike (round-trip) to the Wash Woods cemetery site.
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