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 professional exhibits and aquariums. Read More

Sanctuary News & Events

June 25, 2014
Sunset walk on the beach at Mass Audubon Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary.

We hope you make Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary part of your vacation or weekend plans this summer. Here are a few tips aimed at making your visit as enjoyable as possible.

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Upcoming Programs

July 24, 2014 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Use dip nets and magnifiers to search for swimming, flying, and burrowing wildlife on the sanctuary's...
July 24, 2014 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Cruise from Sesuit Harbor in Dennis into Cape Cod Bay aboard the Albatross to look at some of the marine...
July 25, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Paint a fish with a beautiful array of colors, then create a print on paper or a t-shirt to take home....
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Birthday Parties

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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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