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Attractions to explore nearby Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge

Back Bay National Wildlife RefugeVirginia Beach, VA, USA

Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) contains over 9,200 acres. Habitats include beach, dunes, woodland, and freshwater marsh. The majority of refuge marshlands are on islands contained within the waters of the Back Bay. Thousands of geese, swans and a large variety of ducks visit Back Bay NWR during the winter migration,

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False Cape State Park4.66 KMs away from Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge

False Cape State Park includes hiking and biking trails, a visitors' center, environmental educational and primitive camping facilities. The park can be accessed from the north on foot, bicycle, or seasonally available tram through Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge, or from the south on foot or bicycle. Boat access is possible from any shoreline.

Sandbridge Beach5.61 KMs away from Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge

Sandbridge is known for its somewhat remote location and receives a smaller volume of visitors than the main Virginia Beach resort strip located a few miles to its north.

Military Aviation Museum8.56 KMs away from Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge

The Military Aviation Museum is home to one of the largest private collections of World War I and World War II-era military aircraft in the world.