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Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge

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New Visitors' Center

The new visitors' center is a must visit. The knowledgeable staff can explain the interesting... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2017
Wadesboro, North Carolina
Bird Watchers will enjoy this...

Bring your camera and field glasses. Birds that can be seen are Bobwhite Quail, Wild Turkey, Canada... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2012
Barbara B
Charlotte, North Carolina
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Sep 18, 2018
“Interesting Place”
Oct 27, 2017
“New Visitors' Center”
5770 US Highway 52 N, Wadesboro, NC 28170-9136
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Reviewed September 18, 2018

Walk the trails and do the drive. A lot to see. Go slow and watch! Interesting history of the place and there is something for every season,

Thank Angela G
Reviewed October 27, 2017

The new visitors' center is a must visit. The knowledgeable staff can explain the interesting collections of wildlife. It is right next to the pier at Sullivan's Pond so bring your fishing pole.

Thank MelanieC3193
Reviewed July 18, 2017

My family and I are avid sportsman, and since we live in a increasingly suburban area, it's hard to find opportunities nearby to go afield. I have lived near the PDNWR for nearly 40 years, but I only discovered the ability to hunt and fish...More

1  Thank Jeremy L
Reviewed July 25, 2016

This is an interesting place to visit, as it's really several different areas spread out over a wide geography. I enjoyed the "Wildlife Drive," the Tall Pines Trail, and then headed east to another spot near the river (Griffin Road). It was very hot (95...More

1  Thank JasonM_1960
Reviewed April 27, 2016

I visited this Refuge on a warm day last month. I did not see any animals. There was only one family at the lake. I was the only car visiting it at the time. The landscape is similar to what you would see in the...More

Thank Maria M
Reviewed July 13, 2015

This is one of the best Wildlife Refuges I've been to because it's so little known that if you're looking for wildlife you'll see very few people.

Thank fetzerm
Reviewed February 19, 2015

Well worth your time, this is a place to renew yourself. The rangers are very helpful with information concerning trails vantage points fishing and any other questions you might have. Pack a snack lunch drink and field glasses. Don't overload yourselves wear comfortable shoes and...More

2  Thank Patricia L
Reviewed October 31, 2012

this is as close as you can get to this one not very far away a good place to learn about wildlife and animals even for animal lovers

Thank bobby h
Reviewed April 15, 2012

Bring your camera and field glasses. Birds that can be seen are Bobwhite Quail, Wild Turkey, Canada Geese, Ducks, Kites and Blue Heron. More during the peek of the migation period. Has a large lake and marshes with wildlife blinds. Hiking trails. Has a restroom...More

2  Thank Barbara B
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September 2, 2017|
Response from Jeremy L | Reviewed this property |
No but they are building a new refuge HQ so maybe in the future