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Visitor Activities

Visitor Activities

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There are activities year-round at Eastern Shore of Virginia National Wildlife Refuge including boating, wildlife observation, photography, hiking and hunting. Learn more on our Visitor Activities page.

Visitor Activities

About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


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.

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Around the Refuge

  • 2016 White-Tailed Deer Hunt

    Deer Hunt

    The 2016 White-Tailed Deer Hunt season information is now available!

  • Get Involved

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    Love the outdoors and can't get enough? There are many ways to get involved on the refuge! Learn about our friends group, volunteering, workamping and internships on our Get Involved page.

    Get Involved
  • 16 Inch Gun Barrel

    16 Inch Gun Barrel

    Come visit a little piece of history on the refuge! This WWII gun barrel used to be on the U.S.S. Missouri during WWII and the Korean War. Now it sits in our bunker located on the Wildlife Trail. Come touch a piece of history!

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Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Oct 21, 2016
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