Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary is a beautiful 700 acre urban wildlife refuge featuring live animal exhibits, educational displays, miles of hiking/skiing trails and various wildlife viewing opportunities. While nothing beats actually being there, click on links below to begin your journey through the sanctuary’s many offerings.
Sanctuary by Starlight
Saturday, October 1st, 2017
Stay as the sun sets. Walk lighted pathways, listen to the birds and waterfall, and appreciate the sanctuary in a new way. Read More…
A Natural Expansion
We need your help to build a 12,800 square foot addition adjacent to the current Nature Center building. This expansion will allow us to double our innovative 4K nature-based education program. Read More…
Tell Us Your Stories!
For 80 years our community has embraced the Wildlife Sanctuary and it holds a special place in the hearts and memories of thousands of people. We need stories about your experiences! Read More…
11th Annual Walk for Wildlife
Saturday, September 17
Thanks to everyone who came out to support the animals! Your help made the event the best ever. More than 400 people came out to walk!
Trail Fitness Walks
Walk with us for fun and fitness on Wednesdays at 12:00 noon through November 16.