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 • February 1-29

"Falling Water" photograph © Nathan Wood
© Nathan Wood

Moving Water features images by Easthampton photographer Nathan Wood. Exhibit details >

Trails

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Seasonal Explorations

Every season brings new sights and sounds. You never know what you'll find while walking the sanctuary's 4 miles of trails! Discover our trails >

Join Mass Audubon

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Join Mass Audubon

Members get free admission to all 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.

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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

March 2, 2020 (Monday) 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Bring your favorite art media - watercolor, gouache, acrylics, or water-based oils - and join Jan for an exciting new class at... Learn More >
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