Laughing Brook Wildlife Sanctuary

Laughing Brook Wildlife Sanctuary © Richard Johnson
© Richard Johnson

Fans of Thornton W. Burgess are no strangers to the setting at Laughing Brook. The children’s author wove his tales around the wild animals that live here. The landscape has changed since Burgess called this land home. The “laughing” brook has at times become a roaring river depositing sand used later by turtles, and strong winds have downed trees leaving behind new shelters for salamanders. Read More