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Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge

#3 of 48 things to do in Chatham Features Animals
Wikis Way, on Morris Island, Chatham, MA 02633
+1 508-945-0594
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Natural beauty

Definitely worth a visit if you are in Chatham. Short,easy walk on a boardwalk and then the walk... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
shelleysusan
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Andover,MA
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This place is awesome

If you are a nature lover or even if you have kids this is a must see place when visiting Chatham... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
NOEL G
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Wikis Way, on Morris Island, Chatham, MA 02633
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Definitely worth a visit if you are in Chatham. Short,easy walk on a boardwalk and then the walk goes along the beach.

Thank shelleysusan
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are a nature lover or even if you have kids this is a must see place when visiting Chatham Massachusetts. I have been going to Chatham for all of my life and I have never not gone to this place because it is...More

Thank NOEL G
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Especially in the off season, it is not crowded and dogs (on leashes) are welcome. Not so welcoming are all the "private roads" signs on the roads you HAVE to use in order to get to the beach at Morris Island! Drive there anyway!

2  Thank EagleEyeBoston
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

A most beautiful walk from the weather station south to the tip where the Atlantic Ocean meets Nantucket Sound is absolutely fascinating and peaceful. It is worth a swim at the tip. It is also possible to continue the beach walk to the west right...More

1  Thank lefrancophile
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This is a scenic area. Make sure you check the tide time or you will not be able to walk along the shore.

Thank Mina50952
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This refuge has great hiking trails on the beach and into salt ponds and pine forests. During the swimming season this would be a nice place to swim.

Thank socprof5
Reviewed 17 October 2016

There are several views overlooking the water with seating that is perfect to take in nature. We visited in the Fall but I'm sure anytime of year would be enjoyable. A short walk down some stairs takes you to the beach. We found an area...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 13 October 2016

The Monomoy Wildlife Refuge is a great place to view the shifting sands and observe all the natural life on this part of Cape Cod. If you get there either at 0600 or 1600 you can watch the staff launch a weather balloon. Low tide...More

1  Thank JimDMA
Reviewed 11 October 2016

My husband and I walked there from where we were staying. It was about 1 1/4 miles one way but you can also drive there. We took the stairs down to the beach and walked along the beach. We were there in early afternoon and...More

Thank viihillschick
Reviewed 9 October 2016

It was really a nice place, but we had a hard time finding it. We have seen no signs on the road to go there, google maps on the cellphone and our gps could not even find the place. And once we got there, we...More

Thank ヴェロニック ガ
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What's the average water temperature?
15 July 2016|
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High 60s to low 70s
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