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: Tue–Sat, 10 am–4 pm; Sun, 12:30 pm–4 pm; closed Mon
TRAILS: Open daily, dawn to dusk

Sanctuary News & Events

Stony Brook 2018 volunteer luncheon

Over 30 volunteers joined the entire Stony Brook staff at the sanctuary on Saturday, January 13, for our annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon.

A group of snowshoers on a Spontaneous Explorations outing

Come on an exciting walk this winter through the woods using this unique Native American invention! Beginners and experts welcome. 

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Upcoming Programs

February 20, 2018 9:00am - 3:30pm
Your children don't have to go far away to experience a new world or discover something new about themselves....
February 21, 2018 9:00am - 3:30pm
Your children don't have to go far away to experience a new world or discover something new about themselves....
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Programs for Scouts

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Looking for a way to earn a badge? We can help! Learn More

Birthday Parties

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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