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Daniel Webster Wildlife Sanctuary

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Always a wonderful walk!

My wife and come here numerous times all year round. It never fails to show us something new... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Marshfield, Massachusetts
via mobile
Fantastic for ALL! Every age!

Our family gathering of 16 had the whole place to ourselves. Entrance fee is by donation and there... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Sandwich, Massachusetts
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Winslow Cemetary Road, Marshfield, MA 02050
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and come here numerous times all year round. It never fails to show us something new. Whether it’s all the different plants and trees or the variety of wildlife. Always a great place for a walk or taking pictures. Highly recommend you visit...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sleepmandan
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Our family gathering of 16 had the whole place to ourselves. Entrance fee is by donation and there is some limited parking! We enjoyed he birds as we approached the entrance. We hiked along trails, crossed boardwalks, stopped at observation decks, and hidden blinds to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Travelingover50
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

A beautiful natural wildlife sanctuary. Birdlife is a bit sparse now but definitely bluejays, white breasted nuthatches, hawks and of course the poop machines (Canada Geese) that seem to have taken over. They make walking on the paths a little distracting when one eye has...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Stewart T
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

So many family outings require families to spends money and some don't even allow for us to actually spend time talking together. This is a beautiful spot that doesn't cost anything more than a small donation. All of the trails are beautifully manicured and places...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We can walk to this Audubon preserve from our house so we come here quite often. I’ve walked and snowshoed here. It is also possible to use a stroller just with a few bumps. I’ve also kayaked in from Peter Igo Park. It’s very scenic...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank kedelano
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

A fairly small, wooded area to walk. Nice paths and lots of open fields. Nice wooden boardwalks throughout. Was expecting to see a better variety of birds. Kind of a boring trip as there was very little wildlife. Just geese, two swans, a few ducks...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank lynnp02048
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Lovely trails through fields and woods ... observation blinds for viewing birds on the pond. A great stop for a leisurely walk.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank RoadTripper687
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Walk here 2 to 3 times a week. Great place to bird watch. Very peaceful! No dogs allowed so as not to disturb the wildlife. They ask u to leave a donation, used to be a couple of dollars, Beautiful in the fall.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Claire S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This is my go-to place for walking all four seasons of the year. Several trail options, so you can choose a walk through the fields, a stroll by the river, a boardwalk trek in the woods. Great place for kids, with secret trails. Bring binoculars...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Alicia B
Reviewed 9 April 2017

The sanctuary is a beautiful place to go pretty much anytime of year. The wildlife here is gorgeous and the land is extensive. It costs a minimal donation to enter but is worth it. The wooded area is lovely and so peaceful. I've never been...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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7 August 2018|
Response from Stewart T | Reviewed this property |
Its doable if you have a stroller that some use while jogging - most paths are wide and so are the boardwalks. I've not seen anyone use a stroller during the times I've been there though. Children are either big enough to... More