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. Make Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge part of your personalized Chatham itinerary using our Chatham road trip site .
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  • Visited here with my hubby while meeting up with family here for the first time in January during winter. Locals said to go here if I wanted to view wildlife like seals however I didn't see any the ti...  more »
  • This is one of my favorite places on earth! Come visit in the early fall.. the migratory birds are amazing! The trail is super unique too.. it follows the shore, then into a small stand of woods, then...  more »
  • My husband and I (along with our three dogs!) visited this refuge on a cool autumn afternoon. Specifically, we walked the Morris Island loop trail, which took us over a beach and through a marshland. ...  more »

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