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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 bobcat, owls, falcons, a bald eagle, 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!

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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

Feb
13
Sat
2:00 pm Create a Native American Clay Pi...
Create a Native American Clay Pi...
Feb 13 @ 2:00 pm
Create a Native American Clay Pinch Pot
Learn the history and uses of zoomorphic pinch pots, originally made by Native Americans. In this program, you can decide what kind of figure you’d like to create and then make it out of clay.[...]
Feb
16
Tue
9:00 am Winter Wildlife Camp
Winter Wildlife Camp
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Winter Wildlife Camp @ Quogue Wildlife Refuge | Quogue | New York | United States
Come to the Refuge for a great experience of wildlife, education, and fun! Tuesday, February 16th – Friday February 19th. Each day will include a hike, a craft, and an animal encounter. Please dress your[...]
Feb
17
Wed
9:00 am Earth Yoga with Amy Hess
Earth Yoga with Amy Hess
Feb 17 @ 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[...]
9:00 am Winter Wildlife Camp
Winter Wildlife Camp
Feb 17 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Winter Wildlife Camp @ Quogue Wildlife Refuge | Quogue | New York | United States
Come to the Refuge for a great experience of wildlife, education, and fun! Tuesday, February 16th – Friday February 19th. Each day will include a hike, a craft, and an animal encounter. Please dress your[...]
Feb
18
Thu
9:00 am Winter Wildlife Camp
Winter Wildlife Camp
Feb 18 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Winter Wildlife Camp @ Quogue Wildlife Refuge | Quogue | New York | United States
Come to the Refuge for a great experience of wildlife, education, and fun! Tuesday, February 16th – Friday February 19th. Each day will include a hike, a craft, and an animal encounter. Please dress your[...]