Hike the Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary Trail

Massachusetts Ipswitch River Wildlife Parking Lot

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The Ipswitch River Wildlife Sanctuary will have you in awe at lush verdant foliage and colorful wildflowers, the peaceful river, and the striking wildlife. Great place to bring the kids.

Park in the Ipswitch River Wildlife Sanctuary parking lot at the end of Perkins Row.  You can turn left on Rockery Trail or right on Innermost Trail for this 3.5-mile loop. Boardwalk trail makes this hike accessible for all levels. Dogs are not allowed. 

Photos: jgull85Ben SarenAndy Gregorowicz

Pack List

  • Sun protection
  • Water
  • Camera
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Activities:

Camping, Hiking, Photography, Snowshoeing

Skill Level:

Beginner

Season:

Year Round

Trail Type:

Loop

Distance:

1.3 Miles

Elev. Gain:

75 Feet

Rating:

Features:

Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Forest
Handicap Accessible
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

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about 1 month ago

Great Family Hike Through Nature

Kids had a great time exploring! Very scenic.

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