We have programs for the public throughout the year. Check out our Events Calendar to learn more!Events Calendar
About the Complex
Click on the Learn More link to visit Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge's website.
Bombay Hook is managed as part of the Coastal Delaware Complex.
Learn more about the complex
About the NWRS
The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.
Learn more about the NWRS
Around the Refuge
The refuge offers visitors a 12-mile wildlife drive, five walking trails (2 handicapped accessible), three observation towers, wildlife photography, hunting opportunities, a variety of nature and educational programs, and interpretative displays. Visit our Plan Your Visit page to learn more about visiting the refuge.Plan Your Visit
Bombay Hook offers hands on nature studies for grades one through twelve, allowing students to experience the several habitats on the refuge – from tidal salt marsh to freshwater impoundments, upland fields, and forests. Learn more on our For Educators page.For Educators
Refuge Closed for Hunting
BACK SECTION CLOSED – Wildlife Drive closed from north end of Shearness to Finis and Allee House. November 14, 15, and 19, 2014 all day. December 13 & 20, 2014 until 1:00 pm. December 15 & 18, 2014 all day. January 23, 2015 all day.
FRONT SECTION CLOSED - Wildlife Drive closed from Visitor Center to Shearness parking lot. Enter the refuge from Dutch Neck Road on RT. 9 North. November 17 & 21, 2014 all day. December 17, 2014 all day.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted., Rainbow over the refuge - Tim Williams., Shorebirds - Tim Williams.
Last Updated: Sep 05, 2014