Waterfowl Hunting

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The refuge is open for early teal and regular waterfowl seasons in accordance with Texas State regulations.

No fees are charged and no special use permits are required for hunting these areas.  

  • Approximately 4,000 acres are open for hunting on Christmas Point Hunting Area (southeast of the Intracoastal Waterway), which can be reached by boat. 
  • Approximately 1,500 acres are open for hunting in Alligator Marsh, which can be reached by walk-in and boat access.