Boating, canoeing, and kayaking on the refuge is associated with fishing, wildlife viewing of the Old Mingo River, Stanley Creek, and marsh habitats, and environmental education. Boating, canoeing, and kayaking are offered from March 1 to September 30 in the area north of Ditch 11 between and including Ditch 2 and Ditch 6. They are offered year round on Ditch 1, Ditch 2, Ditch 6, Ditch 11, Mingo River, Job Corps Lake, Stanley Creek, May Pond, Fox Pond, and Red Mill Pond. Ditch 3, 4, 5, Monopoly Marsh, Gum Stump, and Rockhouse Marsh are closed to all use from October 1 until March 1. Electric Motors are allowed outside of the Wilderness area.