The Nature Center will be CLOSED from December 23-January 10 (trails still open)—click for info.

Alert Date: November 25, 2021

Winter Closure

All sanctuary buildings—including restrooms—will be closed to the public from Thursday, December 23–Monday, January 10.

→ Trails will remain open to visitors every day from 8:00 am–6:00 pm. ←

However, portable and indoor restrooms will NOT be available from December 23 through January 10.

Wellfleet Bay is open to all visitors! Admission is free for Mass Audubon members. Nonmember fees are $8 for adults, $5 for seniors, and $3 for children ages 2-12 (children under age 2 are free).

Review our sanctuary guidelines, including leaving dogs at home, before you visit.

Hours (through December 22)

Face coverings are required in all indoor spaces.

  • Trails: Open every day, 8:00 am–6:00 pm
  • Nature Center: Tuesday-Saturday, 9:00 am–4:00 pm
  • Restrooms are available inside the Nature Center

Hours (December 23 - January 10)

  • Trails: Open every day, 8:00 am–6:00 pm
  • Nature Center & Offices: Closed
  • Indoor and portable restrooms are NOT available