Two Mile Beach Unit Visitor Center
12001 Pacific Avenue, Wildwood Crest

Holiday Sale Days  The Annual Holiday Sale Days at the Nature Store are November 24, 25, and 26... and December 2 and 3 from 9am to 3pm. 
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 Trails open dawn to dusk

VOLUNTEERS: All of our programs as well as the Visitor's Center are run by volunteers.  If you have an interest in joining us, either as a nature walk leader or as a staff member in the Visitor's Center,  please stop by and leave your contact information at the Visitor's Center.  When we are ready to set up our volunteer orientations, someone will reach out to you. 


Guided Nature Walks at Two-Mile Beach Unit
Saturday 9am from May through October.
A guide will meet you at the Visitor Center each Saturday to explore this hidden gem of an undeveloped barrier island environment along with the variety of birds that nest and migrate finding shelter and food sources in the multifaceted habitat. No registration needed.

Plein Air Workshop  with Janet McShain
First and Third Thursdays, 1 pm to 3 pm
July through September 21st 

Local award winning Watercolor Artist, Janet McShain will be teaching and painting along with you. The adult classes are for beginners to advanced. Bring your own materials or they will be provided. The workshop is free with a $5 Refuge Donation.

Register online in advance:

Free - 
Thursdays 10 am to 11:00 am
July through August 21th
Join Ella with a family friendly program learning Fun Facts about the importance of bees while having a good time learning how we can bee a friend to bees!

Ride a bike to the Visitor Center from May to September and register your hike in the Visitor Center.  CLICK HERE for more information.  

Please CLICK HERE to See a List of All Summer Events!

In the refuge daily
Trails open daily dawn to dusk all year
Surf Fishing October through march
Birding All Year
Plein Air Painting
Nature Journaling

In the visitor Center
Jr. Ranger Activity and Badge
Bike and Hike Activity Registration
Bug Boxes – and Identify Small Insects
Nature Craft and Color Pages
Touch Table
Nature Gift Store