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Bellamy River Wildlife Sanctuary

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Lovely Place to Walk

My husband and I walk the Sanctuary at least two to four times a week during the late Spring to... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2018
Love walking along the river

My husband and I spent a good deal of time here. it's beautiful in all seasons, great for a quiet... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2018
Ariele S
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29 May 2018
“Lovely Place to Walk”
3 Jan 2018
“Love walking along the river”
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Reviewed May 29, 2018

My husband and I walk the Sanctuary at least two to four times a week during the late Spring to Early Fall.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank VM1168
Reviewed January 3, 2018

My husband and I spent a good deal of time here. it's beautiful in all seasons, great for a quiet stroll. I definitely recommend a visit.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Ariele S
Reviewed October 30, 2017

I grew up swimming in the Bellamy River. I remember when it had a sandy beach, diving boards, and a club house. Now it is a Disc Golf Course. Revisited the park recently when I was in town, and took a stroll in the woods....More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Debmats2015
Reviewed September 14, 2017

Nice spot on the river. The walking paths need work. Not good for seniors because of the routs in the paths. I spent my time looking down so I would not fall.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank rslaaliensr
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Walked this trail in June. Mo wildlife seen. Heard a few birds but must be te wrogtimeof year to see much. The trail is fairly flat but narrow and spent most of our time concentrating of the tree roots which cover the trail. Poison ivy...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank jpinet
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Please keep dogs on lease, it is a wildlife sanctuary after all. The walk will take you along the banks of the Bellamy River, through a forested area and through many different wildlife habitats. Enjoy but please if you carry in,carry out

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank ASailers
Reviewed September 30, 2014

The Cove trail is a great hike for any level of hiker. No hills totally flat....a few wet areas,to be expected...lots of photo ops...watch for ticks,bring bug spray. Some trail areas have high grass and weeds. I tried to find the Clement's point trail but...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank conley2014
Reviewed September 29, 2014

I have been here on my own. Learned a lot more with a state employee from the Parks & Recreation Department. Very informative and the weather cooperated.

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank 347pattym
Reviewed November 7, 2013

My review begins with a big caveat. Since trapping and hunting are allowed here, this is NOT a safe place for hikers to be during the various hunting seasons which run from late April to late May for turkey and then from September 1st to...More

Date of experience: November 2013
12  Thank Maurene_K
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