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

Sanctuary News & Events

Carved pumpkins ready for Halloween

Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event October 19, 2018

Bring a pumpkin to carve and we’ll supply everything else! After we finish carving, we'll play some pumpkin games, enjoy some pumpkin treats, and go for a moonlit stroll to listen for nocturnal wildlife.

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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