Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary

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. Read More >

HOURS: Tues–Sat, 10 am–4 pm; Sun, 12:30 pm–4 pm; Closed Mon
TRAILS: Open daily, dawn to dusk

Upcoming Programs

October 27, 2018 5:00pm - 8:30pm
Watch the sunset over the wetlands. Look and listen for the night creatures of Stony Brook as they begin...
November 3, 2018 9:00am - 3:30pm
Learn the basics of life drawing using Stony Brook's beautiful land and waterscapes as inspiration....
November 3, 2018 10:30am - 12:00pm
Start your morning off right with a fun and knowledgeable Stony Brook teacher on the trails learning...
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Programs for Scouts


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Birthday Parties


Looking for a place to have an exciting and memorable birthday? We offer birthday parties with fun outdoor activities led by a naturalist. Learn More