Open Season: Open year round Location of trail: Refuge Headquarters Surface: Paved, Boardwalk Difficulty: ADA compliantInformation: This elevated boardwalk is a great place to view wildlife in a bottomland hardwood forest. Be sure to stop at the photo/observation blind located nearby. The 1,200-foot long boardwalk and trail wind through the bottomland hardwood forest. As visitors meander throughout the trails and boardwalk, there are interpretive panels, resting decks, benches, a pavilion, restroom and observation blind. Look for great egrets and red-tailed hawks scanning the wetland for their lunch and see if you can identify the dragonflies that flit from one area to the other along the boardwalk.