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Great Dismal Swamp Birding Festival

April 30


The Great Dismal Swamp Birding Festival will have free guided bird walks in the Refuge: Jericho Lane Trailhead, Washington Ditch Trailhead, Wildlife Drive (by bus), and Dismal Swamp Canal  (7 am); family activities (10 am to 2 pm); interpretive nature walks and bus tours to Lake Drummond (10 am and 1 pm).

All events are free. Pre-registration required for Guided Walks and Bus Tours by calling the Refuge Headquarters during working hours: 757-986-3705.

Guided Bird Walks 7 AM

Jericho Lane Trailhead
Washington Ditch Trailhead
Wildlife Drive (Birding by Bus)
Dismal Swamp Canal

Family Activities 10 AM to 2 PM

Great Dismal Swamp Headquarters
3100 Desert Road, Suffolk

Bus Tours of Wildlife Drive 10 AM and 1 PM

Railroad Ditch Trailhead
(Lake Drummond Wildlife Drive)

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Great Dismal Swamp NWR Headquarters
3100 Desert Road
Suffolk, VA 23434 United States
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Great Dismal Swamp NWR
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