Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary

Spanning hundreds of acres of protected beach, fields, woodlands, pond, and marsh, Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary was created by generous families who opted to conserve their land. Extensive trail systems offer ocean and pond views from many vantage points and afford visitors a full day of walking and birding. Read more >

Hours: Trails, daily dawn to dusk

Sanctuary News & Events

Duck Derby

This year was a great 14th year for the Allens Pond Duck Derby with 5,927 ducks racing on the incoming tide at Barney’s Joy. Congratulations to all the winners. See the official list of this year's winners!

New Blue Star Logo

Mass Audubon's Southcoast sanctuaries are proud to offer free admission to active-duty U.S. military personnel and their families from Memorial Day to Labor Day through the Blue Star Museums program.

eastern bluebird © Dorrie Holmes
eastern bluebird © Dorrie Holmes

As the days in February grow longer, Eastern bluebirds are some of the first birds to locate a place to start a nest. Learn more about these beloved birds and find out how you can help them.

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Upcoming Programs

August 25, 2017 9:00am - 10:30am
What better place to practice yoga than the Stone Barn, with nothing but the sounds of birds and nature...
August 26, 2017 9:00am - 10:30am
What better place to practice yoga than the Stone Barn, with nothing but the sounds of birds and nature...
September 1, 2017 9:00am - 10:30am
What better place to practice yoga than the Stone Barn, with nothing but the sounds of birds and nature...
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Duck Derby

Duck Derby

Join us for this fun annual event and...
Win a trip for two anywhere in the world!
Adopt your ducks today

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Two people walking

Explore 7 miles of trails through various habitats at Allens Pond. Learn More