Mass Audubon - Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary
Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary
127 Combs Rd., Easthampton, MA 01027
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Mass Audubon - Arcadia Wildlife SanctuarySpanning Easthampton and Northampton, Arcadia's diverse terrain (forest, meadows, grasslands, marsh, and wetlands) attracts an extraordinary variety of wildlife. You will also find a thriving population of wildflowers, thanks to its rich, loamy soil, which is characteristic of the Connecticut River floodplain.Sanctuary Highlights • Rope-guided universally accessible Sensory Trail, with interpretation available in seasonal audio tours, large print, Braille, and tactile formats.• Canoeing or kayaking on the Mill River though Arcadia or along the Connecticut River, where you're likely to see a variety of wildlife.• Observation tower and wetland boardwalk, which offer wildlife viewing opportunities in sensitive habitats.• Nature play area, where kids can build fairy homes, sit in a tepee made of black locust and grapevine branches, play in the woodland paths or master the stump jump.• Great Blue Heron and Bald Eagle Rookery with up to 60 nests.
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