Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
Wellfleet Bay provides peace and unmatched beauty on the hillsides and shoreline overlooking Wellfleet Harbor. Extensive trails bring you to a panoramic salt marsh, sandy barrier beach, and pine woodlands, each attracting a wide array of wildlife. The sanctuary features a universally accessible trail and an award-winning “green” nature center with numerous exhibits and aquariums. Read more >
HOURS: Open daily, 8:30 am–5:00 pm
TRAILS: Open daily, 8:00 am-dusk
Sanctuary News & Events
Join us on Saturday, November 3, for the sixteenth year of this free, public conference! Come hear about the latest research in the diets of Cape seals, shellfish policy, wastewater management, sea turtle strandings, and more.
Join us this fall and winter for sociable and educational bird talks! Warm beverages and sweet treats will be provided. First program is October 17.
Looking for a place to have an exciting and memorable birthday? We offer birthday parties with guided indoor and outdoor activities. Learn More
Join Mass Audubon
Membership benefits include free admission to all of our wildlife sanctuaries across the state, plus discounts on programs and shop purchases.