Wakefield WildLife Sanctuary
Location and Description:
Location: West Gardiner, Maine
The Wakefield Wildlife Sanctuary was generously bequeathed to the Kennebec Land Trust in November 2016 upon owner Kendra Wakefield Shaw’s passing. Its 113 acres feature historic cabins and 4000 feet of frontage on Cobbossee Stream in West Gardiner. The property’s coniferous and deciduous woods, vernal pools, and marshlands are important habitat for many species of birds, mammals, and plants.
Usage and Directions
Allowable Uses: hiking, nature observation, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing. No motorized vehicles. No hunting.
Trails: At this time there are no established trails or a parking area.