Wildlife Sanctuaries Across Massachusetts

Meadow with bluebird nesting boxes in late spring at Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary © Phil Doyle
Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary © Phil Doyle

Each season brings unique opportunities to explore nature at all of our wildlife sanctuaries, making it fun and interesting to visit them at any time of year!

Find Your Sanctuary

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We have hundreds of miles of trails to explore all across Massachusetts.


Sanctuary Guidelines

Please follow our guidelines when visiting to help ensure our sanctuaries and trails can stay open.

Explore by Region

Explore by Region

Heron perched in the marsh at sunset at Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary © Terri Munson
© Terri Munson

Get outdoors at one of 60 wildlife sanctuaries across the state, from the Berkshires to the Cape.


Things to Do

Discover all the fun, seasonal outdoor activities you can enjoy at our sanctuaries or at home!


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