Wildlife

Sanctuaries and refuges offer family activities, classes, trails, butterfly and bird gardens, and educational centers.

Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge and Visitors Center

Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge and Visitors Center

680 Hudson Road, Sudbury 01776

978-562-3614 

Mass Audubon’s Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary

Mass Audubon’s Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary

280 Eliot Street, Natick 01760

508-655-2296 

Nine miles of trails through woodlands, meadows, and wetlands invite you to experience nature. Changing seasons and a variety of wildlife means there’s always something new to see. Visit our energy-efficient nature center and accessible boardwalk.

Mass Audubon’s Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary

Mass Audubon’s Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary

208 South Great Road, Lincoln 01773

781-259-2200

Experience life on a working farm and explore a wildlife sanctuary at the same time. Visit our farm animals, walk our nature trails, see how crops are sustainably grown, and observe resident native wildlife.

Mass Audubon’s Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary

Mass Audubon’s Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary

108 North Street, Norfolk 02056

508-528-3140

With an extensive boardwalk system through forest, fields, and wetlands, Stony Brook offers up-close views of wildlife above and under the water. Enjoy Nature Play Area, two miles of trails, and butterfly and bird garden.

Summer Star Wildlife Sanctuary

Summer Star Wildlife Sanctuary

690 Linden Street, Boylston 01505

 

Waseeka Wildlife Sanctuary

Waseeka Wildlife Sanctuary

Clinton Street, Hopkinton  01748

978-464-2712 
 

Recreation - Fall Walking Trail

Recreation - BAA Start

Recreation - Bowditch