Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge

or Magee Marsh Wildlife Area

Detail map. For overview map see below.

Overview Map.


From Cleveland. Take Rt 2 west past Sandusky and Port Clinton. Ottawa NWR is about 40-45 miles west of Sandusky. The entrance to Ottawa NWR is 2 miles west of Magee Marsh. Both refuges are on the North side of Rt 2.

Alternative route. Take the Ohio Turnpike I-80 west to Rt 250 north. Take Rt 250 north to Rt 2. Take Rt 2 west to Ottawa NWR.

Black Swamp Bird Observatory is located in the first building on the left as you enter the road to Magee Marsh Wildlife Area.


Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society, 4310 Bush Ave, Cleveland, OH 44109