Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary

Beach trail in winter at Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary

Sandy beaches, butterfly-filled meadows, woodland trails, and farm animals combine to make Long Pasture a unique experience on Cape Cod. Gentle, varied trails lead to what some have called a "million dollar view," with Barnstable Harbor flanked by the dunes of Sandy Neck Barrier Beach. Explore our expansive tidal flats and join us for a kayak tour, boat cruise, or family nature program. 

Location345 Bone Hill Road, Barnstable, MA 02630
Mailing Address: PO Box 235, Cummaquid, MA 02637
Phone: 508-362-7475
Hours: Tuesday–Friday, 9 am–3 pm; Saturday–Sunday, 10 am–3 pm; closed Monday;
Trails open daily, dawn to dusk

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Seasonal Explorations

Seal near winter beach at Long Pasture © Cari Brennen
Seal at Long Pasture © Cari Brennen

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Sanctuary News & Events

Green Sweat Bee on flower © Brian Hale

Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event February 26, 2020

Join us at Cape Cod Beer to learn about the Cape's fascinating wildlife while enjoying some locally-crafted brews. February's topic is "The People-Pollinator-Biodiversity Connection."

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