Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge, Chatham

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Whip out your binoculars and keep your eyes peeled for migratory birds at Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge. Admire the achievement of the refuge in assuring these birds are well protected, with a suitable environment and habitat to breed, feed, and nest. You can also see grey seals swimming in the shallows, so keep your camera at the ready. High tide can make beach access more difficult, so keep an eye on the shoreline. Arrange to visit Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge and other attractions in Chatham using our Chatham trip builder.
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  • August 10, 2017
    We stayed very close to the place and with binoculars we could see many seals who ascended and descended into the water. On that day had been found half-seal, probably a shark roams the area of cape cod.
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  • August 6, 2017
    We went for a hike. The tide was high so we took the short hike that the ranger had suggested. It was beautiful! Totally felt like we were on a deserted island away from the crowds. It was very peacef...  more »
  • July 28, 2017
    We went here because we had a few hours to spare and were looking for a place with free parking. Wow, we were pleasantly surprised. The friendly lady at the visitor centre pointed out where to go (we ...  more »

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