Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge

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Starkville, MS 39759- Map It
Phone: (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. Pet friendly (call for restrictions/fees.). 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.