Young Explorers Activities at Ipswich River

Ready for some outdoor adventure? We’ve got all kinds of fun programs and activities for you and your friends and family!

bradstreet Lane at Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary

Designed for sanctuary visitors all of ages, this quest will guide you on a hike through field, forest, and wetland habitats. Each clue gets you thinking about plants and animals and how they interact together in different ecosystems. Start your quest >

Nature Play area at Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary

Ipswich River’s Nature Play Area provides a new way for children to explore the outdoors. Learn more >

Print out the cards and see if you can be the first to find all the items in a row, column, or corner to corner! We have Bingo cards with seasonal and topic-specific nature themes. Start playing >

Kids outside in snow for a winter school vacation program at Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary © Phil Doyle
Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary © Phil Doyle

Not sure what your kids should do during school vacation weeks? We offer both online and in-person school vacation camps to keep children engaged all week long! Explore programs >