Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Delaware

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  • Delaware Bay areas are a gem for migratory waterfowls, warblers and others avian species. The breathtaking view of Snow Geese flyby is something one visitor can’t afford to miss. Thousands of them are...  more »
  • Beautiful scenery for pictures or a relaxing hike. Abundant wild life of many varieties and a great place to get back to basics in seeing the natural beauty of our great state! We took a Cub Scout hik...  more »
  • We spent much longer at the refuge that we expected because the views were so lovely. Most people seem to drive the auto loop and never get out of their cars, which is a shame. The salt marsh boardwal...  more »
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  • This is a US Fish & Wildlife Service fee area that is famous for observing water fowl and shore birds. Substantial driving areas with easy pull-off areas, with a few trails and observation platforms. There is also an interpretive center with restrooms.
  • Quiet place, in beautiful wetlands. lots of avian wildlife, and some furry critters, too (fox and deer, mainly). If you want landscapes, there's a nice view inland across one of the ponds. If you want bird shots, better have a long lens. Still, it's a nice, peaceful place to go, generally speaking. Support our National Parks.
  • We had a great time birdwatching at BHNWR. We hoped to see a rocket launch from NASA Wallops further down the Eastern Shore.
  • Nice staff, winter is probably not the best time to visit, not too many wildlife to see.
  • This is a fabulous wildlife park. Great views. Nice roads and a lot to see. Great friendly man inside with information.

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