Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge

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Starkville, MS 39759- Map It
(662) 323-5548

AAA Editor Notes

Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge is 7 mi. s. on SR 25. Primarily a refuge for migratory birds, this 48,219-acre site provides habitat for the endangered red-cockaded woodpecker and wood stork; more than 250 other bird species use the refuge. Deer, coyotes, raccoons and alligators are among the permanent non-flying residents you might glimpse from the refuge's nature trails. Fishing is permitted year-round; hunting is permitted in season. For further information contact the Refuge Manager, 13723 Bluff Lake Rd., Brooksville, MS 39739. Pets on leash are allowed. Recreational activities are permitted. Picnicking is permitted.
Visitor Center free. Refuge $5.
Hours: Refuge daily dawn-dusk. Visitor center Mon.-Fri. 7:30-4, Sat. 10-4, Sun. 1-4. Closed Christmas.