Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary

Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary in winter © Al Jesness
© Al Jesness

Known for its extensive boardwalk system that goes through forest, fields, and wetlands, Stony Brook offers up-close views of wildlife above and under the water. Located adjacent to the 140-acre Bristol Blake State Reservation and cooperatively managed with the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR), this former 18th-century mill site now supports native wildlife. 

Location108 North Street, Norfolk, MA 02056
Phone: 508-528-3140
Hours: Tuesday–Saturday, 10 am–4 pm; Sunday, 12:30 pm–4 pm; Closed Monday; Trails open daily, dawn to dusk

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Tiny Trekkers - fall/winter

Tiny Trekkers

Stony Brook's Tiny Trekkers program

Introduce your little one to a love of nature! Explore new topics each week. Register >

Accessible Trail

All Persons Sensory Trail

This self-guided, post-and-rope trail is wheelchair accessible & features an Audio Tour. More Info >

Wood Duck Derby

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Wood Duck Derby

"Adopt" your rubber ducks today for your chance to win $750 or other great prizes! Enter the Race >

Group Volunteering

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Group Volunteering

Flexible volunteer opportunities are available year-round for companies both large and small! Contact Us >

Sanctuary News & Events

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Upcoming Programs

January 25, 2020 (Saturday) 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Whooo is making all that noise in your backyard at night? Join us at Stony Brook to learn about our local owls. Come with the... Learn More >
January 26, 2020 (Sunday) 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join our Teacher Naturalist for a walk through Stony Brook. We will see what is happening on the sanctuary and stop to enjoy a... Learn More >
February 2, 2020 (Sunday) 8:00am - 4:00pm
Need a little something fun to do in the middle of winter? Let's go look for Bald eagles. Register today to secure your spot!... Learn More >
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