Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary

First snow at Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary

Spanning Easthampton and Northampton, Arcadia’s diverse terrain of forest, meadows, grasslands, marsh, and wetlands attracts an extraordinary variety of wildlife. You'll also find a thriving population of wildflowers thanks to its rich, loamy soil—a characteristic of the Connecticut River floodplain. 

Location: 127 Combs Road, Easthampton, MA 01027
Phone: 413-584-3009
Hours: Monday–Saturday, 9 am-3 pm • Sundays, seasonally variable 
Trails daily, dawn to dusk

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Teaching Pavilion Campaign

Help Build the Teaching Pavilion

Increasing our outdoor space would connect more visitors with nature. You can help >

In the Gallery

In the Gallery • December 6-January 29

Sketch of Arcadia pond in winter © Doris Madsen Manhan
© Doris Madsen Manhan

Works by the Art House artists-in-residence. Free reception December 14! Exhibit details >

Birthday Parties

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Birthday Parties

Looking for a place to have an exciting and memorable birthday? We offer birthday parties with fun outdoor activities led by a naturalist. Learn more >

Join Mass Audubon

Join Mass Audubon

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Membership benefits include free admission to all of our wildlife sanctuaries across the state, plus discounts on programs, camps, and gift shop purchases! Join today >

Sanctuary News & Events

Big Night at Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary

Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event March 28, 2020

An enchanted family evening celebrating one of nature's most spectacular spring events—the annual migration of thousands of amphibians to the vernal pools in which they were born.

Arcadia campers holding a Wild Turkey feather

Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary

At Arcadia Nature Day Camp in Easthampton, campers ages 4–16 spend time discovering special places, meeting new friends, playing games, and having fun outside. Registration now open for summer 2020!

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Upcoming Programs

January 25, 2020 (Saturday) 10:00am - 1:00pm
It is now quite common to see bald eagles throughout the state. Once rare, these large raptors are a success story, thanks to... Learn More >
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