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: Monday–Saturday, 10 am–4 pm; Sunday, 12:30 pm–4 pm
Trails: Daily, dawn to dusk
Sanctuary News & Events
Join us for a special day of games, crafts, food, and fun for the whole family at Stony Brook's 39th Annual Fall Fair! Proceeds from ticket sales will go toward supporting Stony Brook’s school, community, and camp programs, and conservation efforts.
After being closed for over a year, Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary's boardwalk has finally been reopened to the public! Stay tuned for details about the re-opening ceremony we're planning for Saturday, August 26.
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!