The refuge is located approximately 15 miles southwest of Fort Myers on Sanibel Island. Once on the island, turn right onto Periwinkle Way. Proceed 3 miles to Palm Ridge Road (marked Captiva and Refuge) and bear right. Go through stop sign and continue 2 miles to refuge entrance on right.
Great Blue Heron in Mangroves Silhouetted at Sundown with Reflection at Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge Florida 15030 Ardea herodias