Plan Your Visit

Paddling, hiking, tram tours, biking, boating, and visiting the FREE Visitor & Education Center: There are so many ways to explore the J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge. 

Click HERE to connect with the Refuge's Plan Your Visit page and learn the times, fees, and strategies for getting the most out of your visit. 

360 Tour

Take a 360 Tour of the Visitor & Education Center!

Click HERE to take 10 different tours.

Thanks to Larry Strange, Jr., for volunteering
his time and skills to make this possible for
Google Maps and other uses. 

Start Your Tour.

Support Us

Donate and make a difference!

Making a charitable contribution is easy and tax deductible. You can donate online by clicking the Support the Refuge button below. Once you have registered or logged in, you can choose to make a Regular Donation, a Memorial to remember a departed loved one, or an Honorarium as a special gift to a nature-loving friend or family member.


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Ding Darling Mobile App

Discover Ding

Download the Discover Nature app

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