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Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary

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Address: 280 Eliot St, Natick, MA 01760-5513
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+1 508-655-2296
09:00 - 17:00
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Tue - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 17:00

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A walk in Autumn

It was a typical nippy afternoon in New England. The leaves were wonderful shades of red and orange and yellow. The water is always tranquil as it makes all things quiet down. We... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Wayland, Massachusetts
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Wayland, Massachusetts
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was a typical nippy afternoon in New England. The leaves were wonderful shades of red and orange and yellow. The water is always tranquil as it makes all things quiet down. We liked walking the trails and sharing nice talk. I love hearing the Birds sing. This place is a great outside get-a-way as it forces you to calm... More 

Thank Fastbret
Boston, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time at Broadmoor. We hiked several different trails (they all intersect), for a total time of about 2 hours. We saw many different birds including cardinals, blue jays, and a bird of prey. Turtles were also quite abundant. The waterfalls and ponds made the sanctuary quite unique. Entry was $5 for adults, $4 for children and... More 

1 Thank Allie N
Cumberland, Rhode Island
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68 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This was my first time hiking in the Broadmore Sanctuary. I am an avid hiker and I would rate this hike as one of the best in southern New England. The terrain varies from wooded areas to meadows with numerous ponds and vernal pools. The length of my hike today was 6 miles, however, if you are not in shape... More 

1 Thank Jerry F
Sherborn, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Its easy to get to and park, gook all year round Nice trails , wonderful and never too crowded. would recommend for singles, couples, families

Thank sophill
Herstmonceux, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

What a lovely place to walk round and take in the scenery at your own pace! The visitors centre were very helpful telling us of the history of the place and about the various trails. We set off with our map, which is essential, as I feel it would be easy to get lost although we were told blue markers... More 

2 Thank Sue S
Natick, Massachusetts
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I went there twice. It's a quite and clean place. Good for family. There are several trails. I just tried the easiest one.

Thank chenlin21
Massachusetts traveller
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71 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We come here quite a bit and the walk is easy enough for my elderly parents who have some trouble walking. They bring their walking sticks and its no problem. The kids love the sun bathing turtles. We have come in winter too and its just lovely.

Thank Charmagne88
Natick, Massachusetts
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81 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Beautiful, lots to do and see, good parking off route 135, interesting people work here and greet you in the pleasant reception building...less than 4 miles from Wellesley center.

Thank tamingofthestew
Natick, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Broadmoor has something for everyone and it's big enough that visitors can really stretch their legs. We have visited several times and would like to go even more often.

Thank Susan L
2 reviews
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place to walk with young children! Many easy to walk trails and a boardwalk built over water which is great for watching bird life!

Thank Kitty G

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