Weeks Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve


The Weeks Bay Reserve encompasses 6,000 acres of land and water in and around Weeks Bay and along Mobile Bay. The Reserve has a free educational interpretive center and two boardwalks. One boardwalk is behind the Reserve Interpretive Center and leads to Weeks Bay; the pitcher plant bog boardwalk connects to Fish River. The hours of the Interpretive Center are Monday through Saturday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Sunday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The Reserve is closed for state holidays but the boardwalks remain open. For more information contact the Weeks Bay Reserve at (251) 928-9792.