Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge
8231 Beach Road Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2149
Driving Directions
From Dover, DE 

Take Route 13 South to Route 175 (about 5 miles past Pocomoke City, MD). See below. 

From Washington, D.C. 

From I-95 enter Route 301 North, following signs to the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, to Route 50. Take Route 50 East to Route 13 South (in Salisbury, MD). From Route 13 South take Route 175 (about 5 miles past Pocomoke City, MD). See below. 

From Baltimore, MD 

From I-97 take Route 301 North, following signs to the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, to Route 50. Take Route 50 East to Route 13 South (in Salisbury, MD). From Route 13 South take Route 175 (about 5 miles past Pocomoke City, MD). See below. 

From Virginia Beach, VA 

From I-64 take Route 13 North, following signs to the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel. Travel Route 13 North to Route 175. See below. 

From 175 

Travel East on Route 175 to Chincoteague Island. After crossing the drawbridge, go straight at the traffic light onto Maddox Blvd. Follow the signs to Assateague Island National Seashore and Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. 

Hours
Roads, beach and trails
May through September
5:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m., Daily
April & October
6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m., Daily
November through March
6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Daily
Wildlife Loop (Driving Tour)
Daily
3:00 p.m. to dusk
Refuge Visitor Center Hours
Thursday - Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Closed on December 24, 25, 31 and January 1
All Day
Refuge Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed on Federal Holidays
All Day