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

Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event October 24, 2014

Celebrate this fun, family holiday by exploring our haunted pine forest after dark. You'll be entertained and enlightened (but not scared) by the strange and mysterious creatures you meet along the way.

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Upcoming Programs

October 31, 2014 9:00am - 11:00am
Modeled after our popular Birding Cape Cod but with a couple of differences, Birding Hot Spots will take...
November 9, 2014 9:00am - 12:00pm
Spend a fall morning on the Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary photographing the natural landscapes and...
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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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