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. Children 12 and over are welcome.
Masks are optional when outside. If you need to enter the building for any reason (i.e. checking-in, using restrooms or filling a water bottle) you are required to wear a mask.
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.
COVID Guidelines: This program is meeting outdoors. Masks are optional when outside. If you need to enter the building for any reason (i.e. using restrooms or filling a water bottle) you are required to wear a mask.
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.