Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary
Known for its extensive boardwalk system that goes through forest, fields, and wetlands, Stony Brook offers up-close views of wildlife above and under the water. Located adjacent to the 140-acre Bristol Blake State Reservation and cooperatively managed with the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR), this former 18th-century mill site now supports native wildlife. Read More >
HOURS: Tues–Sat, 10 am–4 pm; Sun 12:30 pm–4 pm; closed Mon
TRAILS: Daily, dawn to dusk
Sanctuary News & Events
Stony Brook is 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.
Get the latest information on the closure of the boardwalk at Bristol Blake State Reservation (connected to Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary). Updates will be posted as they come in, so check back often. Updated June 5.
Come cheer the ducks on while also enjoying our Annual Fall Fair on October 7. The race will begin at approximately 2:00 pm. Adopt your wood ducks today for your chance to win the Grand Prize!