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Occoquan Bay National Wildlife Refuge, VA

Fish and Wildlife Service

Occoquan Bay NWR was established in 1998 and is situated at the confluence of the Potomac and Occoquan Rivers. This 644 acre refuge was previously a military research site and is part of the Potomac River...[more]

Occoquan Bay National Wildlife Refuge

Address

13950 Dawson Beach Rd
Woodbridge, VA 22191
Phone:703-490-4979
Email:FW5RW_MSNNWR@fws.gov

Directions

Located in Woodbridge, Virginia, 20 miles south of Washington D.C. From the north: take I-95 south to exit 161 (Woodbridge), follow Rt 1 south, cross the Occoquan River, turn left at light onto Dawson Beach Rd. Follow road to end. From the south: take I-95 north to exit 156 (Rippon Blvd). Continue to Rt. 1 and turn left. Go north on Rt 1 several miles and turn right onto Dawson Beach Rd. Follow road to the end.

Activities
  • AUTO TOURING AUTO TOURING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • HUNTING HUNTING
  • INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING WILDLIFE VIEWING
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