About Attleboro Springs
Once a center for healing, complete with herb gardens, Attleboro Springs Wildlife Sanctuary at La Salette has long been a place for renewal and contemplation. Nature has reclaimed the land, and it now provides habitat for forest birds as well as trails for all to enjoy.
Trails: Daily, dawn to dusk
Free, donations appreciated
Universally Accessible Trail
- Rope-guided universally accessible Reflection All Persons Trail that passes Brothers Pond and crosses a boardwalk over a vernal pool, with interpretation available in seasonal audio tours, large print, Braille, and tactile formats.
- Red maple swamp bordered by fragrant sweet pepperbush, footbridge crossing a quiet stream, and a large rock outcropping of puddingstone.
- Education pavilion at the trailhead that makes a great gathering spot for classes or groups.
- Interpretive material and programs offered through Oak Knoll Wildlife Sanctuary.