Snowshoeing the Shoreline

Sunday, February 11, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
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Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary
Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary
1280 Horseneck Rd.
Westport, MA 02790
Latitude: 41.507012
Longitude: -71.023333

Join Mass Audubon for a morning trek along the Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary beach loop trail — all the way to the channel that feeds Allens Pond — in snowshoes! Plan on enjoying a coastal trek of approximately 2 miles and winter wildlife viewing while remaining high and dry on top of the snowpack. We’ll look for signs of animal activity through tracks, scat and other tell-tale signs, then will scan the skies for migrant snowy owls and winter waterfowl.

PLEASE NOTE: Participants must provide their own snowshoes.

What to do if there’s no snow?  Then grab your winter hiking boots — we’re headed out anyways!

Cost: $10 Mass Audubon members, $12 nonmembers

Register Online
Note: You will be taken to a separate website
For more information:
Phone: (508) 636-2437
Category: Mass Audubon
Hosted By: Mass Audubon
Outdoor Event
a mother and two daughters snowshoeing through the woods
Explore the woods with your kids on snowshoes this winter! (Image: Stephen Ritchie/Flickr)

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