Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge Trails

To find trails in Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge, Virginia select a region or trail below.

Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge :: Virginia Beach, VA

Bask in the peacefulness of this remote wildlife refuge and enjoy seeing hundreds of species of birds. At the southern end of Virginia Beach is a vast and beautiful wilderness called Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge. Established in 1938 and managed

East Dike Trail :: Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge, VA

East Dike Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Virginia Beach, Virginia. It is within Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge. It is three miles long and begins at 4 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 108

West Dike Trail :: Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge, VA

West Dike Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Virginia Beach, Virginia. It is within Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge. It is 3.5 miles long and begins at 4 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 7.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 148 f

Bay Trail :: Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge, VA

Bay Trail is a hiking trail in Virginia Beach, Virginia. It is within Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 3 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 15 feet. The Back Bay

Seaside Trail :: Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge, VA

Seaside Trail is a hiking trail in Virginia Beach, Virginia. It is within Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 5 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 56 feet. The Back

False Cape State Park / Back Bay Wildlife Refuge :: Virginia Beach, VA

Barrier islands serve as an ecological first line of defense for our shores. Storms batter them, waves wear them down, wind strips them clean. Tucked out of harm’s way behind the islands lie sheltered bays and marshes teeming with grasses, shell-fish