Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary

Summer morning at Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary © Phil Doyle
© Phil Doyle

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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Climate Video Contest

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Fall Foliage Programs

Fall Foliage Programs

Experience autumn in full-color through walks, canoe trips, photography, & more. See programs >

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

Wildlife rehabilitator Tom Ricardi with a Barred Owl at Laughing Brook's Nature Festival

Laughing Brook Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event October 19, 2019

Bring the family to Laughing Brook Wildlife Sanctuary and celebrate the wonders of nature! Enjoy free activities like walks, stories, live animals, crafts, and games.

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

Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary

Arcadia has been an ecological gem and educational innovator in the Pioneer Valley since 1944. You're invited to celebrate everything that's been accomplished in the last 75 years, and help us look toward to a bright future for the generations to come!

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Upcoming Programs

October 19, 2019 (Saturday) 9:00am - 12:00pm
Mass Audubon has many sanctuary "gems" in the Connecticut River Valley, and this year, we'll explore a different sanctuary in... Learn More >
October 20, 2019 (Sunday) 9:00am - 12:00pm
iNaturalist is a citizen based science project where photos of species are taken to document where they are found. Arcadia nee... Learn More >
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