Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary

Spanning hundreds of acres of protected beach, fields, woodlands, pond, and marsh, Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary was created by generous families who opted to conserve their land. Extensive trail systems offer ocean and pond views from many vantage points and afford visitors a full day of walking and birding. Read more >

Hours: Trails, daily dawn to dusk

Sanctuary News & Events

Duck Derby

This year was a great 14th year for the Allens Pond Duck Derby with 5,927 ducks racing on the incoming tide at Barney’s Joy. Congratulations to all the winners. See the official list of this year's winners!

eastern bluebird © Dorrie Holmes
eastern bluebird © Dorrie Holmes

As the days in February grow longer, Eastern bluebirds are some of the first birds to locate a place to start a nest. Learn more about these beloved birds and find out how you can help them.

AP staff at Great Neck

Last year was another great year for our work in the South Coast! Check out what we accomplished in 2016.

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Upcoming Programs

October 21, 2017 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for an evening hike to see "Whooo" we can find on the trails at our Allens Neck trailhead. Wind...
November 4, 2017 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us at our Stone Barn Farm property as the full moon rises, to explore and identify noctural wildlife...
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Duck Derby

Duck Derby

Join us for this fun annual event and...
Win a trip for two anywhere in the world!
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Two people walking

Explore 7 miles of trails through various habitats at Allens Pond. Learn More