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

Arcadia campers hiking a trail

Registration is now open for Arcadia Nature Day Camp in Easthampton! We’re looking forward to sunshine, summertime, and days filled with adventure in the great outdoors.

Birds fleeing Fuego in Antigua volcano © Jan Ruby-Crystal
Fleeing Fuego in Antigua volcano © Jan Ruby-Crystal

The 2019 schedule of exhibits for the Gallery at Arcadia is here! January kicks off with an exhibit of mixed-media artwork by Jan Ruby-Crystal, and February features drawings and photographs by Sophie Argetsinger.

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.

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Upcoming Programs

January 19, 2019 (Saturday) 10:00am - 1:00pm
The bald eagle has made a comeback in Massachusetts and can often be seen along the open waters of the Connecticut River and i... Learn More >
January 19, 2019 (Saturday) 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Come see a magical shadow puppet presentation of Jane Yolen's classic book "Owl Moon," and learn about the seven native owl sp... Learn More >
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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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