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Cross Creeks National Wildlife Refuge

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Beautiful National Wildlife Refuge!

Saw the Bald Eagles nests, and the pairs of eagles are getting ready to hatch their young...be sure... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2018
Donna W
Springfield, Tennessee
A Great Day Trip!

Pack a picnic. Take sun screen, water and mosquito spray. This time of year the ground can be a... read more

Reviewed February 8, 2018
Tabitha K
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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Apr 3, 2018
“Beautiful National Wildlife Refuge!”
Feb 8, 2018
“A Great Day Trip!”
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643 Wildlife Rd, Dover, TN 37058-6136
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

Saw the Bald Eagles nests, and the pairs of eagles are getting ready to hatch their young...be sure to take your binoculars for viewing of the eagles nests....you might get lucky and see one of the Eagles in flight while on your visit there.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Donna W
Reviewed February 8, 2018

Pack a picnic. Take sun screen, water and mosquito spray. This time of year the ground can be a little squishy and muddy. Aside from the periodic squish, this is a great place with lots to offer.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Tabitha K
Reviewed August 18, 2017

We loved it here! It was a brilliant find! We drove to the welcome centre and talked to the ranger there. We watched the osprey sitting in his nest and the hummingbirds around the feeders. Then drove into the reserve and saw loads of birds...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Lynne K
Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

We were traveling with four kids and completed the Junior Wildlife Refuge Manager Badges. The volunteer was awesome. She was so sweet with the kids. She told us that we were the first Junior Wildlife Refuge Manager participants to use their new backpack of goodies....More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank BackseatReferee
Reviewed January 26, 2016

Moved to the Clarksville, Tn area a few years back, and was looking for a spot to do some fishing. So when I heard about Cross Creeks I went down there to see how good the fishing really was. Well, there are lots of asian/silver...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Tnfisherdan
Reviewed March 21, 2014

One of my favorite places to go fishing is Cross Creek National Wildlife Refuge. Cross Creek is located in Dover, TN along the banks of the Cumberland River. In the spring I like to arrive there early in the morning. When the sun comes up...More

Date of experience: April 2013
2  Thank Wayne M
Reviewed July 25, 2012

when u go fishing u have to walk so far to get to the river ever two weeks i take my dad down there to fish do u think we dont understand why yaw put concrete walls up if u can give a answer to...More

Date of experience: July 2012
1  Thank Brad B
Reviewed May 2, 2012

We had a great time here.We saw several differnt animals and my kids love the outdoors...

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank Mary D
Reviewed November 3, 2008

I am beginning to believe that Dover TN is my favorite small town in Tennessee. It's an area rich in history, scandal, and natural beauty. Cross Creeks NWR is one of many wetland preserves/refuges in the area, primarily for migratory birds. Its not as "sexy"...More

7  Thank jake_brake2007
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