Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

Encompassing 2,700 acres of open waters, barrier beaches, marshlands, and uplands, the Research Reserve will teach your campers the ingredients for making a healthy coastal ecosystem. The Visitors Center features exhibits about watersheds, coastal ecology, and highlights the research conducted at Waquoit Bay NERR. The Reserve also contains walking trails for exploration, where campers can find native plants and may even catch glimpses of wildlife.

Contact Info
Address: 131 Waquoit Highway, Waquoit, MA 02536. Barnstable County. Tel: 508-457-0495, ext. 105. Email: waquoit.bay@state.ma.us. Website: www.waquoitbayreserve.org. Hrs: Visitor Center: Mon.-Fri. 10AM-5PM.

Trip Info
Grade Level: K-12th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Cost: Free.