Refuge Closed to Public December 3, 4, & 5 for Managed Deer Hunt


Blackbeard Island National Wildlife Refuge will be closed to the general public on Thursday (12/3), Friday (12/4), and Saturday (12/5) while conducting our annual archery hunt for white-tailed deer.  Only hunters with valid refuge hunt permits will be allowed entry on those three days.  The refuge will close at sunset on Wednesday, December 2, remain closed throughout the hunt, and then re-open at sunrise on Sunday, December 6.

 Click here for more information on hunting opportunities throughout the Savannah Coastal Refuges Complex.