Welcome to Quogue Wildlife Refuge

No dogs allowed.

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. Come by and visit!

Internship Opportunities

FROM THE QWR BLOG

Sam the Bald Eagle

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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

Jul
8
Wed
9:30 am Earth Yoga Outside (Social Dista...
Earth Yoga Outside (Social Dista...
Jul 8 @ 9:30 am
Earth Yoga Outside (Social Distance Program)
Join yoga instructor Amy Hess for a 1 hour class. Yoga class will be held in a large outdoor space on woodchips, near the pond, weather permitting. Please bring a sheet/ blanket and your yoga[...]
Jul
15
Wed
9:30 am Earth Yoga Outside (Social Dista...
Earth Yoga Outside (Social Dista...
Jul 15 @ 9:30 am
Earth Yoga Outside (Social Distance Program)
Join yoga instructor Amy Hess for a 1 hour class. Yoga class will be held in a large outdoor space on woodchips, near the pond, weather permitting. Please bring a sheet/ blanket and your yoga[...]
Jul
21
Tue
3:00 pm Marvelous Moths! Celebrate Natio...
Marvelous Moths! Celebrate Natio...
Jul 21 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Marvelous Moths! Celebrate National Moth Week (Virtual Program)
Celebrate National Moth Week with Quogue Wildlife Refuge! Learn about this fascinating group of insects and why they are important during a Zoom presentation. Attendees will have the opportunity to observe native silk moth pupae[...]
Jul
22
Wed
9:30 am Earth Yoga Outside (Social Dista...
Earth Yoga Outside (Social Dista...
Jul 22 @ 9:30 am
Earth Yoga Outside (Social Distance Program)
Join yoga instructor Amy Hess for a 1 hour class. Yoga class will be held in a large outdoor space on woodchips, near the pond, weather permitting. Please bring a sheet/ blanket and your yoga[...]
Jul
29
Wed
9:30 am Earth Yoga Outside (Social Dista...
Earth Yoga Outside (Social Dista...
Jul 29 @ 9:30 am
Earth Yoga Outside (Social Distance Program)
Join yoga instructor Amy Hess for a 1 hour class. Yoga class will be held in a large outdoor space on woodchips, near the pond, weather permitting. Please bring a sheet/ blanket and your yoga[...]