Small Game: Hunting of small game is not allowed on the refuge.
Large Game: The hunting of white–tailed deer, archery and shotgun, is allowed in designated zones of the refuge. The annual deer hunt is one tool used to manage wildlife populations at a level compatible with the habitat, provide for wildlife-oriented recreational opportunities, and permits the use of a valuable renewable resource. A permit is required to hunt on the refuge and zones are assigned by lottery. For more information about the hunt, please contact us at 757-331-2760
Waterfowl: While the refuge does not have waterfowl hunting ON the refuge, you may access State public waterfowl hunting grounds through the Wise Point Boat Ramp.