Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Meadow of Butterfly Weed in full bloom 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: Mon–Fri 10 am-2 pm; Sat 9 am-2 pm; Sun 10 am-2 pm • Trails & restrooms open daily, dawn to dusk

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50th Anniversary

50th Anniversary Celebration

Join us for our next big 50th anniversary event—Amity Shark Race on August 29Get details & enter >

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Online Programs

Eastern Pondhawk dragonfly male © Kim Nagy
Eastern Pondhawk © Kim Nagy

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Sanctuary News & Events

Amity Shark Race at Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event August 29, 2021

It's time to race your wooden shark fins and help support Felix Neck! The first "shark" to make it across Sengekontacket Pond and over the finish line wins the coveted Shark Fin Trophy for their sponsor.

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Upcoming Programs

August 5, 2021 (Thursday) 10:00am-3:00pm
Help with projects, gardening, hiking trails, or other needed work around the Sanctuary. Learn More >
August 5, 2021 (Thursday) 1:00-3:00pm
Help our garden grow! Work alongside our knowledgeable garden volunteers and learn about which plants provide food for Island... Learn More >
August 9, 2021 (Monday) 10:00-11:30am
Meet amazing creatures of the sea! Take a short walk through the forest to a protected beach, where you will explore shallow w... Learn More >
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