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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. - 6:00 P.M. from November through March.
6:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M. the months of March, April and October.

The Visitor Center is open 7 days a week from:

9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. October 1 - April 30
9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. May 1 - September 30
*Closed Christmas and New Year's Day

The 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: Jul 08, 2014
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