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Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge, Suffolk

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  • Great views. Rangers were fun and knowledgeable. We will be back to ride rental bikes when it isn't raining  more »
  • We visited the Dismal Swamp on both the VA and NC sides. Visiting the VA side, we drove out to Lake Drummond. It was truly dismal. There are several other entrances, I wish we'd tried another area to ...  more »
  • Visited the Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge on election day 2016 (somehow seemed appropriate), a beautiful fall day. It is a bit out of the way and being a wildlife refuge, mostly undevelo...  more »
  • A nice and scenic simple walk/hike. The paths are well maintained and provided excellent views of the Dismal Swamp and eventually Lake Drummond
  • Lots of trails. Not crowded on a perfect Spring weekend day. Lots of wildlife to see.
  • So peaceful here. Great place to relax and take in nature.
  • Neat place to walk and enjoy nature. They've put public restrooms in place which are a great improvement over the port-A-potties. The walk is kept very clean. You can get close to the waterway. They've installed areas where kayaks can be launched.
  • Cool place to walk around, the lake view is amazing! Great park