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The Seacoast Sights

Great Bay Estuarine National Research Reserve

  • 89 Depot Rd. Map It
  • Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

Updated 01/07/2014

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Just inland from Portsmouth is one of southeastern New Hampshire's most precious assets. Amid its 10,235 acres of open and tidal waters, mudflats you can spot blue herons, ospreys, and snowy egrets, particularly during spring and fall migrations. The Great Bay Discovery Center has indoor and outdoor exhibits, a library and bookshop, and a 1,700-foot boardwalk, as well as other trails through mudflats and upland forest.

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89 Depot Rd., Greenland, New Hampshire, 03840, United States

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Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Visitor Center May–Sept., Wed.–Sun. 10–4; Oct., weekends 10–4

Updated 01/07/2014


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