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Virginia Birding and Wildlife Trail   --   Eastern Shore
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VA Birding & Wildlife Trail - Eastern Shore Loop

With wildlife watching on the Eastern Shore you can experience some of the best wildlife habitat on the Eastern Seaboard of the United States.

Click on Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries website below to explore the many birding and wildlife viewing sites on the Eastern Shore Loop of the statewide Virginia Birding and Wildlife Trail (VBWT).

The Eastern Shore Loop includes world-class wildlife watching at Chincoteague at our northern end, and world-class venues like the Eastern Shore of Virginia National Wildlife Refuge, Kiptopeke State Park, and the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel at our southern end. In between a plethora of sites are available to view a great variety of wildlife. The coastline is indented with countless estuaries and tidal mudflats that, during migrations, can be seething with shorebirds. Pockets of deciduous woodlands provide critical stopover points for migrating songbirds, and the peninsula catches tremendous numbers of raptors that follow the coast on their fall migration flight. 

For more information about the statewide VBWT, please visit

Accomack and Northampton Counties
Eastern Shore , VA  00000


Phone 1:  804-367-1000  

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