Ohio Department of Natural Resources - Division of Wildlife

2019 Temporary Road Closures - Magee Marsh Wildlife Area

The road on Magee Marsh Wildlife Area running from the Sportsmen’s Migratory Bird Center to the beach area, including the boardwalk and beach trails, will be closed in order to provide a quality hunting experience for Ohio’s sportsmen and women.

The road closure is in effect...

  • Sept. 26 - Oct. 3, 2019*
  • Oct. 11 - Oct. 29, 2019
  • Nov. 12 - Dec. 12, 2019*


*Additionally, the road and beach area will be closed during the controlled youth waterfowl and deer hunts scheduled for the weekends of...

  • Oct. 1 - 2, 2019
  • Nov. 19 - 20, 2019


Saturday afternoon (about 3.00 pm to sunset) and Sunday (sunrise to sunset) the road is open for visitors to the Magee Marsh Wildlife Area except for the weekends of the Youth Waterfowl and Deer Hunts mentioned above.

Road closed sign



The Friends of Magee Marsh publish this information as a service to the public who may wish to visit the area during these time frames.

Times given are only a guideline. Actual open hours are dawn to dusk except *Saturdays when the road will open at the conclusion of the hunts through to dusk.


For more information...

phone 1-800-Wildlife (1-800-945 3543)