Rules and Regulations

Station Photo Credit  Kelly Davis Wapanocca Lake Deer

Visitor Center Hours:
Monday- Friday
8:00am to 4:00pm
10:00am to 4:30pm
Closed all Federal Holidays

Cox Ferry Recreational Area and Jackson Bluff Hours:
Sunrise to sunset

Permitted Activities:
Boating, canoeing, and kayaking in the rivers and creeks throughout the Refuge.
Excellent opportunities for wildlife observation and photography can be found by boating through Big and Little Bull Creeks.
Hiking is permitted along the Great Pee Dee River and Bull Creek at the Highway 701 bridge just north of Yauhannah Lake. Additional hiking trails and boardwalks are available at the Cox Ferry Lake Recreation Area adjacent to the Waccamaw River in Conway.
Freshwater fishing opportunities are available year-round.
Hunting is permitted on the refuge. For more information please reference the hunt brochure.
Environmental education activities are available at the Refuge. Contact the refuge for more information.
All pets must be on a leash

Prohibited Activities:
• Camping
• Fires
• Feeding, enticing, collecting or disturbing plants and wildlife
• Firearms or weapons of any type, except approved firearms used in conjunction with Refuge hunts
• Littering
• Entering closed areas