National Wildlife Refuge
|c/o Eastern MA NWR Complex
73 Weir Hill Road
Sudbury, MA 01776
Phone Number: 978-443-4661
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The refuge is open to surf-fishing year round, daily, 24 hours. Anglers may be restricted from certain areas within the refuge due to the presence of protected migratory birds.
Nantucket NWR is a popular destination for birders and others who enjoy observing and photographing wildlife. Gray and harbor seals often haul-out along the beaches at Great Point. Great Point lighthouse adds an interesting element for the photography enthusiast. The Trustees of Reservations offers natural history tours during the warmer months. Call (508) 228-6799 for further information.
The refuge is open year-round, daily, 24 hours (10:00 PM to 5 AM -- fishing access only).
There is no charge for access to the refuge via foot, bicycle, and boat. A permit is required for those visitors wishing to access the refuge via over-sand vehicle. To purchase a permit, contact The Trustees of Reservations at (508) 228-6799.
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