National Wildlife Refuges Visitor Center
Southeast Region

Fee Program. Registration is REQUIRED. Call 252-216-9464.

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Alligator River Guided Canoe Tours (Weekly June/July/August)

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Alligator River Canoe Tour -2-3 hours-$40 per person; $25 for children 12 and under; 1 1/2-2 hours-$30 per person; $20 for children 12 and under. Reservation required. Really get out into the wild! Milltail Creek Paddling Trails take you deep into the heart of Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge. Paddle the shady blackwater canals; learn about the history of the area. Watch and listen for the Refuge’s secretive wildlife. Hat, sunscreen, insect repellent, and drinking water are recommended. Co-sponsored by the Coastal Wildlife Refuge Society. Meet at the end of Buffalo City Road off HWY 64 west of Manns Harbor.

Questions? Call 252-216-9564. This is a fee program, and you must register to participate.

The Refuge provides canoes, paddles, PFDs, instructions in paddling and safety, and a solid educational/interpretive message.





Last Updated: 3/25/20