St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge in St. Marks is a beautiful stop to picnic, hike, bird-watch, fish or view the St. Marks Lighthouse. The refuge is located right off U.S. Hwy. 98 and only costs $5 per vehicle. If you are in the area and plan to visit multiple days, you can purchase an annual pass for $15.

For more information you can visit these sites:

http://www.fws.gov/saintmarks

www.stmarksrefuge.org

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