Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary

Wellfleet Bay provides peace and unmatched beauty on the hillsides and shoreline overlooking Wellfleet Harbor. Extensive trails bring you to a panoramic salt marsh, sandy barrier beach, and pine woodlands, each attracting a wide array of wildlife. The sanctuary features a universally accessible trail and an award-winning “green” nature center with numerous exhibits and aquariums. Read More

Sanctuary News & Events

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Looking for a way to get your kids outdoors this summer? Check out Wellfleet Bay's Natural History Day Camps in Wellfleet and Chatham!

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Upcoming Programs

June 3, 2016 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Enjoy a leisurely walk along the sanctuary trails at dusk with Christine Bates. Look and listen for wildlife...
June 4, 2016 9:00am - 11:00am
Discover the birds of Wellfleet Bay on a meandering walk through a variety of habitats. We'll look for...
June 5, 2016 10:00am - 12:00pm
Join Sanctuary Director Bob Prescott at Wellfleet Bay for this guided bird walk along sanctuary trails....
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Birthday Parties


Looking for a place to have an exciting and memorable birthday? We offer birthday parties with guided indoor and outdoor activities. Learn More

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Membership benefits include free admission to all of our wildlife sanctuaries across the state, plus discounts on programs and shop purchases.

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