Trail Maps

Copies of the trail map are also available at the Visitor Center

Nature Trail Hours: Sunrise to Sunset
Visitor Center open: Monday to Saturday 9:00am to 4:00pm
Welcome Cabin Open: Sundays 12:00 to 2:00pm 
Both trails have minimal grade (1 – 5%) and slope (1 – 2%) 
Trail Distances
White Oak Trail: Short Loop 1.5 miles; Long Loop 2 miles; Visitor Center to White Oak Trail: 0.5 mile
Connector Trail: Total Length 0.5 mile
Black Tupelo Trail: Total Length: 3.4 miles; 
Visitor Center to Indian Landing: 1.45 miles; 
Visitor  Center to end of accessible trail: 0.3 miles

Carmans River Guide

Scan the QR code to download the Outer Spatial app and then access interactive guide with information on areas of cultural and natural significance.

Rules and Regulations

Everything on the refuge is either a home or food for wildlife, so during your visit help protect wildlife by respecting the following regulations:

  • Keep pets off of refuges, their presence disturbs wildlife;
  • Use official trails only;
  • Take only pictures, leave only footprints;
  • Respect refuge boundary signs, closed areas and private property;
  • Pack your garbage out with you.