Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary
Ipswich River offers more than 12 miles of trails that invite you to explore the forests, meadows, and wetlands. A drumlin and esker, key landscape features, were formed by a glacier 15,000 years ago. Boulders stacked to create arches and a grotto setting, constructed in 1905, provide an adventurous walk along the Rockery Trail. Or canoe the Ipswich River, which meanders through the sanctuary. Read More
Sanctuary News & Events
Come see live birds of prey at Ipswich River in this presentation that will introduce you to different types of raptors.
The Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary invites you to get involved with the maple sugaring process by renting your very own sugar maple bucket this season – for yourself or as a gift.
Learn from a Nature Guide
Volunteer docents are available from Labor Day through Memorial Day to teach and guide visitors at Mass Audubon Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary for free. Learn More
Bring your students to Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary! We offer a multitude of educational and fun nature-based programs for students from age 2 to age 18. Learn More