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Okefenokee NWR - (East side near Folkston)

  • Okefenokee NWR 2700 Suwannee Canal Road Folkston, GA, 31537 United States (map)

Red-cockaded Woodpeckers, Bachman’s Sparrows, Eagles.

This is a special field trip for Ogeechee Audubon Society Members since we will be joining our friends from Coastal Georgia Audubon Society of St. Simons Island.

Meet at 7:30 a.m. at Winn Dixie at I-95 Exit 29, or at 8:30 a.m. at east entrance to Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge off Rte. 121. Be aware that Okefenokee is a little over a 2 hour drive from Savannah. For questions and additional information, contact Bob Sattelmeyer of Coastal Georgia Audubon at engrds@gsu.edu or 404-217-7082.

Trip Rigor: Wildlife Drive by car, moderate walking to observation tower.

Note: Okefenokee NWR charges an entrance fee. Remember your Interagency or any refuge-specific passes.