Mass Audubon's Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary

87 Perkins Row
Topsfield, MA 01983- Map It
Phone: (978) 887-9264

AAA Editor Notes

Mass Audubon's Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary is .5 mi. e. of US 1 on SR 97, then s. to 87 Perkins Row. This is the largest of the Massachusetts Audubon Society's sanctuaries, covering 1,954 acres of forests, meadows and wetlands. More than 10 miles of marked trails cross the sanctuary. A backyard bird habitat and a butterfly garden are featured. Pets are not permitted.
$4; $3 (ages 2-12 and 65+).
Hours: Trails Tues.-Sun. and Mon. holidays dawn-dusk. Visitor center Tues.-Fri. 9-4, Sat.-Sun. and Mon. holidays 9-5, May-Oct.; Tues.-Sun. and Mon. holidays 9-4, rest of year. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.