Nahant Thicket Wildlife Sanctuary
At just four acres, Nahant Thicket is among Mass Audubon’s smallest wildlife sanctuaries. Yet it’s an inviting spot for hundreds of migrating songbirds such as warblers, vireos, and thrushes passing through each year.
Location: Furbush Road, Nahant, MA
Hours: Trails, open daily dawn to dusk
Explore Our Trail
Enjoy a short trail that winds through “the Thicket”: a tiny patch of red maple swamp, brushy tangles, and a traversing stream.