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. Read more >

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

Sanctuary News & Events

Winter Solstice Celebration at Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary

Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event December 21, 2018

Join us for a free celebration of light on the shortest day of the year! Ward off the cold with the warmth of the bonfire, sip hot cider, and listen to music.

Students working on Action Plans at Climate Summit © Phil Doyle
© Phil Doyle

What do you do if you are a high school student concerned about climate change? At Arcadia, we offer students the opportunity to attend a regional conference to grow their knowledge and prepare to take action within their school community.

Morning view of Mt. Tom from Arcadia's meadows © Phil Doyle

Arcadia is celebrating 75 years of conservation in the Pioneer Valley! We're planning a wide variety of fun events and programs in honor of our anniversary, all of which will be open to the public and people of all ages and abilities.

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Upcoming Programs

January 5, 2019 10:00am - 11:30am
Learn the basics of tracking and what wildlife does in winter. We’ll start inside learning what...
January 6, 2019 10:00am - 12:00pm
Enjoy the woods and meadows found at Arcadia's over 700 acres as we explore the sanctuary at a relaxed...
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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 fun outdoor activities led by a naturalist. Learn More >

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