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Daniel Webster Wildlife Sanctuary

#1 of 11 things to do in Marshfield Features Animals
Winslow Cemetary Road, Marshfield, MA 02050
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Great walking trails, and birds everywhere.

Walk here 2 to 3 times a week. Great place to bird watch. Very peaceful! No dogs allowed so as not... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Claire S
Marshfield, Massachusetts
A wonderful spot for a walk

This is my go-to place for walking all four seasons of the year. Several trail options, so you can... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Alicia B
Marshfield, Massachusetts
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Winslow Cemetary Road, Marshfield, MA 02050
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Reviewed 22 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.

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

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

Thank Kathleen311
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Park your car and head across the fields towards a wooded area. The trail leads you into the woods and if you move slowly and are quiet you will be rewarded with views of wildlife in its natural settings. There are diverse views as you...More

Thank _kb1chu
Reviewed 20 July 2016

My daughter and I really enjoyed our walk thru the sanctuary, hearing the birds chirpping, the grasses swaying with the wind, really peaceful and beautiful walk. The trails are great with the walkways and little bridges. However, on our ride home we discovered we were...More

Thank Wendy41663
Reviewed 27 April 2016

This was the last Mass Audubon sanctuary we visited in our 2 week trip around New England and it was a great way to end our holiday. The two bird hides on the pond are excellent - we sat in each one for 30 minutes...More

Thank Samuel R
Reviewed 14 March 2016

You'll need to supply your own imagination and love of roaming the landscape. The entry area looks a little rundown and spurs on the visitor to spend the visit on the trails. where one's love of nature must blossom in order to enjoy the peace...More

Thank Bostonbean2
Reviewed 7 March 2016

You feel that you are in a very remote place. It could be the early 1600's other than some planes overhead and some power lines. Always beautiful.

Thank Mike24Boston
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Enjoy the natural beauty of this area! Tranquil and relaxed - this area offers a walk that can be enjoyed by all ages and a jogger stroller or wide wheel- wheel chair will work here. Birds and other nature life abounds! From kids to seniors-...More

Thank enight
Reviewed 14 July 2015

This is a terrific sanctuary with a diversity of habitats: fields, woods, marshy areas and it is near the ocean. We have been in the winter (seeing coyotes hunting for voles & mice under the snow & Northern Harriers) but this was our first time...More

Thank HoldenKathy
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