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A tall white bird sticks out in a green saltmarsh. A channel of open water cuts through the center of the marsh.
Allens Pond, South Dartmouth

Directions to Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary

To Sanctuary Entrance at Field Station:
From Interstate 195, in Westport, take Exit 16 (Rt 88 South). Follow Route 88 through three lights to intersection with Hixbridge Rd at 4th light. Turn left onto Hixbridge Rd and proceed 1.8 miles to stop sign at Pine Hill Rd and Horseneck Rd. Turn right onto Horseneck Rd and proceed nearly to the ocean for 4.8 miles. Sanctuary parking is on your left just past Bayside Restaurant and adjacent to our Field Station at 1280 Horseneck Rd.

To Sanctuary Entrance at Stone Barn Farm
From Interstate 195, in Westport, take Exit 16 (Rt 88 South). Follow Route 88 for 7.2 miles through three lights to intersection with Hixbridge Rd at 4th light. Turn left onto Hixbridge Rd and proceed 1.5 miles to stop sign at Pine Hill Rd and Horseneck Rd. Turn right onto Horseneck Rd. Proceed 3.3 miles to corner with East Horseneck Rd and turn left. Stone Barn Farm entrance will be 0.4 miles further on your right at 786 E. Horseneck Rd. in Dartmouth.

To Sanctuary Entrance at Allens Neck
Follow directions to Stone Barn Farm and continue east on E. Horseneck Rd for another 0.7 miles. Turn right onto Allens Neck Rd and proceed 0.4 miles to parking lot on your right. Massachusetts Audubon Society signs are posted.

Address: 1280 Horseneck Rd. Westport, MA 02790