Skip Navigation


  • The Wildlife Drive and all trails in Galloway are open every day from sunrise to sunset. For the Wildlife Drive, there is a $4 per vehicle daily admission fee, or visitors can obtain one of several types of visitor passes at the Visitor Information Center. The Visitor Information Center's hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekends.
  • Scott's Landing Boat Launch is open. Barnegat Observation Platform is open. The deCamp Wildlife Trail in Brick Township is open. Holgate is closed from April 1 through August 31.

Tide Chart

Shorebird fans should find this posting of monthly tide charts helpful. Shorebirds will be particularly visible in the tidal salt marsh when the tide recedes, as the muddy edges which are so attractive to them are exposed. Conversely, shorebirding in the Vogt Pool, also known as the west pool, can be better at high tide. Please note that water depths will vary depending on various weather conditions.

Visit the Tide Chart, run by the University of South Carolina.

Please add one hour to all tide times for the waters surrounding the Wildlife Drive.

Last Updated: Jun 30, 2015
Return to main navigation