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Holy Flamingos

This is definitely a cool place to check out, but bring binoculars because they are very far away... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2017
Megan K
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St. John
New binoculars are so great!

This is the first time I could truly see the flamingos. The new observation deck and binoculars are... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
CarolineNC910
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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Oct 28, 2018
“New binoculars are so great!”
May 1, 2018
“Can't get within MILES of teh Flamingos!”
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Located in the central area of Anegada Island, flamingos and other sea birds have been re-established at this protected pond area.
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

This is the first time I could truly see the flamingos. The new observation deck and binoculars are a great addition!

Thank CarolineNC910
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Went to Anegada because we all wanted to see the Flamingos but after we took a taxi ride around the island we were told no cannot get within miles of them. Frustrating since that is the only reason we went. ABC was nice, good was...More

2  Thank YvonneAndersen
Reviewed April 27, 2018

We have been trying for years to see the flamingos close up. We still have not had success. At least you can get a better view now - next to the bridge over the inlet (which has always been one of the best spots to...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed March 16, 2018

For the most part, they are so far on the other side of the water that you can't see them at all. You see little pink dots.

Thank Johnna W
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Hard to see anything....but can see there are flamingoes in very far distance..you just need a telescopic lens and not 10xs but better...

Thank MARTINRAYC
Reviewed August 19, 2017

This pond have a observation tower in the same road for a better sight! The area is beautiful and the views.

Thank daviones
Reviewed April 15, 2017

This is definitely a cool place to check out, but bring binoculars because they are very far away to see with the naked eye.

Thank Megan K
Reviewed January 11, 2017

Easy to get to so worth the stop, but the flamingos were so far away it was impossible to make out more than pink specs in the distance.

Thank Mary T
Reviewed December 5, 2016

YOu cant get close to see the flamingo's but they have a look out point to take pictures. I heard there is a tour that can get you close enough to see the birds.

Thank DebSweeney21
Reviewed September 3, 2016

We took a boat out to Flamingo Island, Conch Shell Island and snorkeled the Reef. As we approached the flamingos they appeared to be a coral/pink color in the distance. As the boat got closer the flamingos began to fly, such a pretty sight and...More

Thank Sandy358
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