Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary

Three people sitting on Broadmoor's boardwalk among green foliage

An expansive retreat along Indian Brook and the Charles River, Broadmoor is an ever-changing environment teeming with wildlife: dragonflies darting, turtles basking, otters leaving tracks in the mud or snow, and more than 175 species of birds. Easy-to-moderate well-groomed trails lead you through the shade of mature woodlands into open fields and along the edges of streams, ponds, and marshland. Please leave dogs and other pets at home.

Location: 280 Eliot Street, Natick, MA 01760
Phone: 508-655-2296
Hours: Tuesday–Sunday, 9 am-5 pm, Closed Monday (except holidays)
Trails: Tuesday–Sunday, dawn to dusk

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Hit the Trails!

We've got 9 miles of trails to explore, including a universally accessible All Persons Trail. See trail map >

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Online Programs

Hummingbird © Eduardo del Solar
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Sanctuary News & Events

Three campers in mud boots climbing a rock in the sunshine at Broadmoor Nature Camp

Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary

At our summer day camp in Natick, kids ages 4–17 explore, have fun, and make friends while creating lifelong memories through guided outdoor explorations, games, hands-on activities, and crafts. Registration is now open for summer 2022!

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Upcoming Programs

July 10, 2022 (Sunday) 1:00-3:30pm
Explore the sanctuary to discover and identify the many fungi that can be found in Massachusetts throughout the year. Read more
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