Hands-on Habitats

Sponsored by Wellfleet Bay


Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, South Wellfleet MA


(suitable for children 4 & up)


Adult $8.00, Child $8.00


Adult $11.00, Child $11.00
Nonmembers can join today during checkout and take immediate advantage of member prices.

Explore four different habitats at the Sanctuary including the forest, fresh water, brackish water, and salt marsh in search of the tiny creatures that live there. We'll use dip-nets, buckets, and magnifiers to get up-close looks. Wear shoes that can get wet and muddy. For families with children 4 and older with a caregiver.

Instructions and Directions:

Pre-registration required.

Please arrive and check-in 10 minutes before the start of the program. Wear shoes that you don't mind getting wet and muddy for exploring the salt marsh.

Please note our cancellation policy: In order to receive a refund, you must notify us of your cancellation at least 7 days before the program begins. If we cancel the program, you will receive a full refund. We reserve the right to change programs, schedules, and instructors, and to cancel programs due to low enrollment or unfavorable weather.

Registration is required.
Register by mail: program registration form (PDF 66K)
For your own security, DO NOT send credit card information via email.

For more information, contact:

P.O. Box 236, State Highway Rte. 6
South Wellfleet, MA 02663