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Outstanding Visitor Center

The Helen C Fenske Visitor Center is a must stop when exploring the Great Swamp National Wildlife... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2016
MitchPhyllis65
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Morristown, New Jersey
Butterflies, dragonflies, birds, flowers, and over 7700 acres...

Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge has lots to see. There are more than 7700 acres in the... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2016
NJ732
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8 Nov 2016
“Outstanding Visitor Center”
14 Aug 2016
“Butterflies, dragonflies, birds, flowers, and over 7700 acres...”
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Reviewed 8 November 2016

The Helen C Fenske Visitor Center is a must stop when exploring the Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge. This center offers both young and old the opportunity to learn what Mother Nature has given us and how to respect & enjoy this great open space....More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge has lots to see. There are more than 7700 acres in the refuge. There are hiking trails and boardwalks. Butterflies, dragonflies, birds (like goldfinch, red tail hawk), turtles, wildflowers, etc. Stop by the Helen C. Fenske Visitor's Center for information...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 18 October 2014

There are eight miles of hiking trails through the 3,660 acre Wilderness Area of Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge. These are primitive hiking trails and are frequently wet, but it’s a rare opportunity to experience a solitary walk in this metropolitan area. In the spring...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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Reviewed 15 September 2014

Open Thurs/Fri from 12 pm-4pm and Sat/Sun from 10am-4pm, the Helen C. Fenske National Wildlife Refuge Visitor's Center is the place to start your Great Swamp adventure. The center has touch screen computer technology and state of the art exhibits which encompass history, recreational opportunities,...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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