Okefenokee Refuge CLOSING Due to Hurricane Michael

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The Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge will be closing due to Hurricane Michael:

The Main Entrance (Suwannee Canal Recreation Area) - CLOSED at noon on Wednesday October 10, 2018. Reopening Friday October 12, 2018 (depending on road conditions and electricity). This includes Okefenokee Adventures concession, Richard S. Bolt Visitor Center, all water trail access (day-use and overnight), the Swamp Island Drive, Chesser Island Homestead, and the Chesser Island Boardwalk. 

The Suwannee River Sill - CLOSED at noon on Wednesday October 10, 2018. Reopening Friday October 12, 2018 (depending on road conditions)

Kingfisher Landing - CLOSED at noon on Wednesday October 10, 2018. Reopening Friday October 12, 2018 

Stephen C. Foster State Park - Remaining OPEN.  Call the park at 912-637-5274 or visit https://gastateparks.org/StephenCFoster

Okefenokee Swamp Park - Will remain OPEN unless a power outage occurs.  Call the park at 912-283-0583 or visit http://okeswamp.com/