Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Moonrise over a snowy field in winter at Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary is a place for everyone, protecting the habitats, wildlife, and spectacular views for which Martha’s Vineyard is renowned. Four miles of trails through woodlands, meadows, ponds, salt marsh, and along shorelines allow for exploration, discovery, and quiet contemplation. 

Location: 100 Felix Neck Drive, Edgartown, MA 02539
Phone: 508-627-4850
Hours: Monday–Friday 9 am-4 pm; closed Saturday & Sunday • Trails open daily, dawn to dusk

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50th Anniversary

Our 50th Anniversary

This summer we honored five decades of conserving wild places and inspiring nature heroes. Learn more >

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Online Programs

Fox Sparrow in winter at Boston Nature Center
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Sanctuary News & Events

Felix Neck Campers and Counselor

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

At Felix Neck’s Fern & Feather Day Camp in Edgartown, campers ages 5–14 have fun and make friends as they explore the nature of Martha's Vineyard at our 350-acre wildlife sanctuary. Registration for summer 2022 opens on January 31!

Three children watching trail volunteers working at Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard staff combined forces in 2021 and the connection made Mass Audubon's work more effective and more impactful. It was an undeniably difficult year, but we persevered and can be proud of our accomplishments this year.

Piping Plover searching a beach with children playing the background

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Every year during the summer breeding season, Mass Audubon's Coastal Waterbird Program (CWP) conducts shorebird nest monitoring field studies on both Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket. Here's a look at the 2021 season results from both locations.

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Upcoming Programs

February 16, 2022 (Wednesday) 6:00-7:00pm
Join us at Felix Neck for a bright moon walkabout to look for, listen to, and learn about these nocturnal birds. Read more
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