Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary

Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary © Ronald Reynolds
© Ronald Reynolds

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 a spectacular 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–Saturday, 9 am-3 pm, closed Sunday and Monday • Trails open daily, dawn to dusk

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Terrapin Program

Diamondback Terrapin Season

Diamondback terrapin nesting season is coming! Join us for a chance to learn more about the lives of these native saltmarsh turtles. Learn more >

Full Moon Hike

In Search of Sparrows • June 18

Grasshopper Sparrow © Ryan Schain
Grasshopper Sparrow © Ryan Schain

Join us to seek out sparrows, meadowlarks, and kestrels at one of the Cape's rare expanses of grasslands habitat. Register now >

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