Photo by Gordon Campbell | At Altitude Gallery
Owned and managed by: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Eastern Shore of Virginia National Wildlife Refuge and the Virginia Marine Resources Commission.
The southern tip of Raccoon Island is currently open year-round for low-impact, recreational day use, such as bird watching, photography, primitive camping and surf fishing. All visitors, pets and activities must remain outside of seasonally posted bird nesting areas. Please help protect sensitive habitats and wildlife by observing all visitation policies and seasonal restrictions.
The remainder of Raccoon Island is owned either by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service or privately owned and is closed to the public.