Dates, Times, Fees & Location

Please call us at (757) 336-3696 for more information

Refuge Trek 2019

The Refuge Trek Schedule in August 2019 is: 1 - 13, 10 AM Daily, except Wednesdays.

August 14- 31, Saturday & Sunday at 10 AM.

September 2019: Saturday & Sunday at 10 AM.

The Refuge Trek season will conclude on September 29, 2019.

Tickets are $15 per person. Parents must bring a car seat for children 3 & under. Bus is wheelchair accessible, please call ahead so we may be prepared for your visit!

Reservations are strongly advised and may be made using Visa, Mastercard, or Discover by calling 757-336-3696

Lighthouse climb

The lighthouse is open for climbing. Please, check our Lighthouse page for times.

Admission is free. Donations are gladly accepted.

gift shop

The CNHA Gift Shop is open from 9:00am till 4:00pm.

online store



Mailing Address: CNHA, PO Box 917, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336

Physical Address: CNHA, 8231 Beach Road, Assateague Island, VA 23336

Directions: Route US-13 runs north/south along the Eastern Shore. Take 13 to route VA-175 east. Follow 175 for approximately 10 miles onto Chincoteague Island, continue straight across the island to Assateauge Island where you will find Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.

(Yes, it's confusing. Google Maps or Mapquest will route you across Chincoteague Island to our location on Assateague Island Virgina - not to be confused with Assateague Island Maryland)


Phone (757) 336-3696