Around the Refuge

Great Bay Walkabout Saturday

On Saturday, October 19th from 9:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m. visitors are welcome to explore, on foot, certain areas of the refuge that are normally closed to the public. Enjoy expansive views of Great Bay from Woodman Point! No preregistration needed.

New Hunt Plan for Great Bay is Approved

To read and/or download the new hunt plan for Great Bay National Wildlife Refuge, click on the link below.

New Great Bay NWR Hunt Plan

2019 Great Bay Deer Hunt

This year's deer hunt will occur on Saturday, November 16 and Sunday, November 17. Download the application and information memo below.

2019 Deer Hunt Info & Application

News, Publications & Other Resources

This pages serves as a gateway to news releases, refuge publications, and a variety of documentary resources.

News, Publications & Other Resources
What's Happening

Free Public Programs!


Sign up for FREE ranger-led tours of the Great Bay National Wildlife Refuge. To see the latest monthly schedule, clink on the link below.

Free Programs in February

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.

Learn more about the NWRS