North Shore Trails

Two people canoeing at Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary

Adding a rare bird to your life list

Warbler Trail - Marblehead Neck Wildlife Sanctuary, Marblehead

Length: 0.5 mile
Intensity: Easy
Fun fact: Over 20 species of wood-warblers have been sighted.

Hitting the water

River Trail - Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary, Topsfield

Length: 2 miles (up to Perkins Island and back to canoe landing)
Intensity: Easy paddle on flat water
Fun Fact: The painted turtle commonly basks on logs along the river.