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Welcome to Quogue Wildlife Refuge

The Quogue Wildlife Refuge is a 300 acre non-profit nature preserve that was founded in 1934 and is home to diverse wildlife. Open 365 days a year from sunrise to sunset, you can enjoy walking seven miles of trails to explore diverse habitats including forests and ponds, as well as the ecologically rare Dwarf Pines in the Pine Barrens.

The Outdoor Wildlife Complex houses permanently injured wildlife that require human care to survive including a bald eagle, owls, falcons, foxes and other native New York animals.

The Charles Banks Belt Nature Center offers spectacular views of Old Ice Pond as well as a variety of wildlife exhibits, live animals, a nature library, and gift shop.

Dogs and Bicycles are not permitted on the trails. Admission is free. Come by and visit!

Injured Wildlife Help

FROM THE QWR BLOG

More From the Blog!

The goals of our educational programs at the Refuge are to teach children about the outside world and to help them to appreciate nature. To schedule a program please contact us. more...

Our resident wild animals are permanently injured and require human care to survive. These animals have become educational ambassadors, teaching people how can they can help protect wildlife. more...

Upcoming Events

Sep
27
Wed
9:00 am Earth Yoga with Amy Hess
Earth Yoga with Amy Hess
Sep 27 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Earth Yoga with Amy Hess @ Quogue Wildlife Refuge | Quogue | New York | United States
Connect with the Earth and connect with yourself — mind, body and spirit — during a one-hour yoga class in the Main Room of the Nature Center.  This is a Gentle Yoga Program for all[...]
Oct
4
Wed
9:00 am Earth Yoga with Amy Hess
Earth Yoga with Amy Hess
Oct 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Earth Yoga with Amy Hess @ Quogue Wildlife Refuge | Quogue | New York | United States
Connect with the Earth and connect with yourself — mind, body and spirit — during a one-hour yoga class in the Main Room of the Nature Center.  This is a Gentle Yoga Program for all[...]
Oct
5
Thu
6:30 pm Full Moon Night Hike
Full Moon Night Hike
Oct 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Full Moon Night Hike
Celebrate the full moon with a nighttime hike through the forest up to North Pond as we look and listen for nocturnal creatures, and enjoy some night vision activities under the light of the moon.[...]
Oct
7
Sat
1:30 pm Guided Forest Walk
Guided Forest Walk
Oct 7 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Guided Forest Walk
Join a QWR educator for a nature hike to learn all about the native flora and fauna that occur within the various habitats of the Refuge. During this 3 mile hike we will head to[...]
Oct
11
Wed
9:00 am Earth Yoga with Amy Hess
Earth Yoga with Amy Hess
Oct 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Earth Yoga with Amy Hess @ Quogue Wildlife Refuge | Quogue | New York | United States
Connect with the Earth and connect with yourself — mind, body and spirit — during a one-hour yoga class in the Main Room of the Nature Center.  This is a Gentle Yoga Program for all[...]