Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary is home to an impressive array of butterflies, dragonflies, and damselflies. Explore meadows and wetlands in search of these winged wonders and learn about the plants and habitats on which they rely. Binoculars recommended.
PLEASE NOTE: This program will be conducted in accordance with current Municipal, State, and Mass Audubon COVID-19 protocols. Groups are limited to 11 pre-registered participants. Participants are required to wear a face covering and follow social distancing guidelines. Mass Audubon cannot loan field equipment at this time. A detailed confirmation letter will be emailed the day before the program.
Please dress for the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes. Bring binoculars if you have them. Please arrive and check-in 10 minutes before the start of the program. This program includes sanctuary admission for the remainder of the day.
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.
Directions to Long Pasture: Cross the Sagamore Bridge onto Cape Cod/Route 6 Mid-Cape Highway. Take exit 7. Turn right onto Willow Street. At end take a left onto Route 6A. About one mile take a right onto Bone Hill Road (you will see a small sign for Mass Audubon Long Pasture). Follow Bone Hill Road to the end where water is visible. Turn left into Long Pasture driveway (large white Sanctuary sign - 345 Bone Hill Rd.) Parking in the field to your left, and around the circular drive in front of the Visitor Center.
Meet your naturalist on the front lawn facing the Bay.