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Contact Information

Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge
PO Box 62 (Mailing)
8231 Beach Road (FEDEX or UPS)
Chincoteague, VA 23336

Phone: 757-336-6122

Email: fw5rw_cnwr@fws.gov

Hours 

The refuge is open 7 days a week from

5:00 A.M. - 10:00 P.M. from May through September.
6:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M. the months of April and October.
6:00 A.M. - 6:00 P.M. from November through March.

The Visitor Center is open 7 days a week from

9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. in the Summer
9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. in the Spring, Fall & Winter
*Closed Christmas Day and New Year's Day

Administrative Office hours  
 
8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. Monday-Friday
*Closed on all Federal Holidays 

Directions

From:

Dover, DE

Take Route 13 South to Route 175 (about 5 miles past Pocomoke City, MD). Travel east on 175 to Chincoteague Island, go straight at the light at the foot of the drawbridge onto Maddox Blvd.and follow the signs to Assateague Island National Seashore and Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.

Washington, D.C.

Take I-95 to Route 301, following signs to the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, to Route 50. Take Route 50 to Route 13 South (in Salisbury, MD). From Route 13 South take Route 175 (about 5 miles past Pocomoke City, MD). Travel east on 175 to Chincoteague Island, go straight at the light at the foot of the drawbridge onto Maddox Blvd.and follow the signs to Assateague Island National Seashore and Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.

Baltimore, MD

Take I-97 to Route 301, following signs to the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, to Route 50. Take Route 50 to Route 13 South (in Salisbury, MD). From Route 13 South take Route 175 (about 5 miles past Pocomoke City, MD). Travel east on 175 to Chincoteague Island, go straight at the light at the foot of the drawbridge onto Maddox Blvd.and follow the signs to Assateague Island National Seashore and Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.

Virginia Beach, VA

Take I-60 to Route 13 North, following signs to the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel. Travel Route 13 North to Route 175. Travel east on 175 to Chincoteague Island, go straight at the light at the foot of the drawbridge onto Maddox Blvd.and follow the signs to Assateague Island National Seashore and Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.

Address for GPS:

8231 Beach Road
Chincoteague Island, VA 23336

Last Updated: Dec 08, 2015
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