Access beyond the Sportsmen’s Migratory Bird Center located at the Magee Marsh Wildlife Area to the beach area, including the boardwalk and beach trails, will be closed according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Wildlife.
This portion of Magee Marsh Wildlife Area will be closed in order to provide a quality hunting experience for Ohio’s sportsmen and women.
This road closure is in effect starting Sept. 29 through Oct.6, from Oct. 14 through Nov.1, 2014 and Nov. 10 through Dec. 7. Additionally, the road and beach area will be closed during the controlled youth waterfowl and deer hunts scheduled Oct. 4 and 5, and Nov. 22 and 23.
The remaining Saturdays and Sundays during this time period hunters, anglers and wildlife viewers will be permitted access to the beach area and wildlife trails starting Saturday afternoons after the conclusion of the hunts until sunset, and sunrise to sunset on Sundays.
The Sportsmen’s Migratory Bird Center and bird center walking trail will remain open for wildlife viewing during the fall hunting season.
For more information about Magee Marsh Wildlife Area or Division of Wildlife programs, visit wildohio.gov.