Nice tramp in the woods on an early Fall day. Owned by the Thornton Burgess Society, the Game Farm is the location of many educational, children’s programs through out the year.. Also seems like a great place to bring dogs :)). The Town of Sandwich-owned Old Briar Patch Property is located between Discovery Hill Road and Gully Lane in East Sandwich and abuts the Burgess Society's Green Briar Jam Kitchen and Nature Center property. The trail is rated as moderate and offers a number of activity options. Love it. Great place to walk the dogs. Email: info@thorntonburgess.org Here you’ll find an abundance of wildlife surrounded by salt marsh (Scorton Creek), fresh water ponds, uplands, lowlands, fields and forests. This unique property is used by the Society for educational programming as well as recreationally for hiking, fishing, canoeing and … The State Fisheries and Wildlife portion of this property is maintained and used for education programs by the Thornton W. Burgess Society. There are 64 active homes for sale in East Sandwich, MA, which spend an average of 63 days on the market. Ellie McCreary, a volunteer at East Sandwich Game Farm, wanted people to know what vandals have been doing to this wonderful resource in our town. The eastern portion trails beyond Jabeez Dam culvert and the creek are part of the Town of Sandwich Talbot's Point Conservation Land while the majority of woodlands and meadows belong to Massachusetts Fisheries and Wildlife. Good views. Could use better color coded markings on the trail itself. East Sandwich Game Farm: Heritage Museums & Gardens : Containing labyrinths and mazes, there are more than 100 acres of display gardens and a Hidden Hollow . As of today, , this is 37% below the current median price of $595,900 for the city of East Sandwich, MA and 37% below the median of $595,900 for ZIP code 02537.Right now, there are 41 properties for sale in 02537 and 41 properties listed for sale in East Sandwich. This is about 2 miles west of the property mentioned on this page. Thornton W. Burgess Society 6 Discovery Hill Road, East Sandwich, MA, 02537 Phone: 508-888-6870 Email: info@thorntonburgess.org Website: www.thorntonburgess.org Website Design … Free with admission. Some of the most popular places to visit while you're traveling in East Sandwich while on vacation are Murkwood Conservation Area, Game Farm Property, Maple Swamp, Scorton Creek car park and a few more. Some trails or park services may be closed this weekend so check with local authorities before heading out. 742 Nathan Ellis Hwy, East Falmouth, MA, 02536 508-563-7633 Call Now From Business: We've been serving upper cape COD since 1978 AS a full service tree and landscape Company. 6A) in East Sandwich and the East Sandwich Game Farm. East Sandwich Game Farm. Waste disposal buckets are located at the main trail head off the driveway past the gate. Wildflowers and birds. Green Briar Nature Center and Jam Kitchen in East Sandwich. Good place to see lots of dogs! Trail maps for the Briar Patch property are available from the Burgess Society or Town of Sandwich. The property is open to the public dawn to dusk. Love it in fall. Buildings and pens were demolished, fields that were overgrown are mowed and walking trails now lead visitors throughout the site. Not everybody visiting the game farm … The trails were not marked well. ft. single-family home is a 3 bed, 2.0 bath property. The Society also manages the 133 acre East Sandwich Game Farm property under a lease agreement with the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife. The Game Farm abuts Talbot’s Point Conservation Area and together, they offer over 245 acres of open space. She posted on Sandwich News on Facebook: "I am writing this out of frustration and real sadness. Great place to hike. Website Design and Hosting by c4.net. Big Ring Trail Farmersville Road Loop Trail, Deer Run, Red Fox, Robins Nest, Rocky Way, Smokey Passage, Pinecone, Skunk Hollow, Heritage Plantation, Sherri's Berries, Racoon Den, Coyote Den Loop, West Barnstable Conservation Area MTB Loop from Crooked Cartway, ToT North, North Ridge, Lookout Lane, and Scott Rock Trails Loop, Maple Swamp Conservation Area Landmarks Loop. Sandwich Coast Guard Station. 7 Presby Farm Ln, East Sandwich, MA 02537 is a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 1,512 sqft single-family home built in 1994. Many briars just off trail, sometimes cuttings laid across trail. View more property details, sales history and Zestimate data on Zillow. East Sandwich is a village and census-designated place within the town of Sandwich in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. It is the East Sandwich Game Farm Property. Take the miles Game Farm Trails from Hoxie Pond to Scorton Creek. Sandwich Boat Basin harbor Very cool. Phone: 508-888-6870 In addition to the Water Street museum, The Thornton W. Burgess Society operates the Green Briar Nature Center, and the Jam Kitchen at 6 Discovery Hill Road (off Rte. Thornton Burgess Museum in Sandwich Village. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and bird watching and is accessible year-round. East Sandwich Game Farm located off Route 6A 2 miles from Green Briar consisting of 133 acreas used recreationally by public for hiking, fishing canoeing and kayaking. Sagamore is situated 4½ miles northwest of East Sandwich. Fine if you love dogs as we do, but can be overwhelming. We will return because it is very family friendly. Super dog friendly. The Old East Sandwich Game Farm was once a working farm, but is now a 133 acre conservation site that, when combined with the adjacent Talbot’s Point Conservation Area, offers 245 acres of outdoor space that includes trails, a freshwater … The old Sandwich game farm property completes the natural areas near Scorton Creek. There is even wild turkey hunting further inland in the adjacent Murkwood Conservation Area. There may be piping plover nesting also adjacent to the mouth at the East Sandwich beach side. East Sandwich Game Farm Old Briar Patch Loop is a 3.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Sandwich, Massachusetts that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. Recently a 21"" diameter branch broke off a massive white pine at the East Sandwich Game Farm. Sandwich Historical Society Museum. We are always looking for new volunteers to help care for this special place. The property mentioned on this page is NOT the Old Briar Patch. Affected areas in Brockton include Lake Nippenicket, Hockomock Swamp, West Meadows in West Bridgewater. Beautifully renovated 4 bedroom one bath home in East Sandwich overlooking Hoxie Pond with a separate detached renovated one bedroom one bath cottage. 6 Discovery Hill Road, East Sandwich, MA, 02537 The East Sandwich Game Farm also is popular with groups who walk their dogs together and let the canines cool off in Scorton Creek and Hoxie Pond. During mid to late April and the first 2-3 weeks in June school children will be on site exploring the forest and marsh areas. Nice. Photo: Faolin42, CC BY 3.0. $5, $20 family maximum. Themed obstacle courses in race between children and dogs. Lovely shade and beautiful sights of the ocean, trees and cape cod views. Congregational Church built in 1848 with Christopher Wren Spire. There are many other points of interest around East Sandwich listed on Find Rentals where you can find a great place to stay. Homes for sale in East Sandwich, MA have a median listing price of $560,000. There are several trails on the property that are maintained entirely by volunteers. Region. While there are trails a plenty, we had a very hard time following markers (where there are any) and ended up “off trail” much of the hike. a lot of dogs on a Sunday morning! Over the years, the Burgess Society has invested a tremendous amount of resources in the cleanup of the Game Farm. 7 Presby Farm Ln was last sold on Mar 27, 2020 for $375,000. 6A in East Sandwich and abuts Talbot’s Point Conservation Area . Length 4.3 mi Elevation gain 144 ft Route type Loop Sandwich Fish Hatchery. At the Game Farm you will find an abundance of wildlife surrounded by salt marsh, fresh water ponds, uplands, lowlands, fields and forests. This home was built in 1994 and last sold on 3/27/2020 for $375,000. Thornton W. Burgess Society All on a perfect 70 degree day. Occasionally, striped bass may be taken at the mouth of the creek. The old Sandwich game farm property completes the natural areas near Scorton Creek. Easily enjoyed by anyone. East Sandwich is situated 1¼ miles northwest of Massachusetts State Game Farm. It also manages the 133 acre East Sandwich Game Farm under a lease agreement with the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife. The Thornton W. Burgess Society has been the stewards of the State-owned East Sandwich Game Farm property since 1996. Found some yummy mushrooms, and the kids took a dip in the marsh at the end. Dogs are also able to use this trail. Website: www.thorntonburgess.org He retired in 1993 and went to dedicate a lot of time to working at the East Sandwich Game Farm. Owl Prowl Night Hike, 6 to 8 p.m.; special adventure along trails at East Sandwich Game Farm. There may be piping plover nesting also adjacent to the mouth at the East Sandwich beach side. While dogs are welcome, we ask that you clean-up after them. Maple Swamp Conservation Area : Within this area lies some of the most dramatic topography on Cape Cod, ranging from 40 feet above sea level in the deepest hollow to a high point of 250 feet. The remaining part of the 60' tree was leaning over the bathroom building used for school and TWBS field trips. Before you go on this trail I recommend wearing some old crappy sneakers, or shoes you don’t care about because there can be a good amount of mud depending on which particular trail you choose. It is such a beautiful trail with so many cute places to explore ! Dogs are welcome but must be leashed or under voice control and owners must remove their pet's waste. Help keep our trails and parks open during COVID-19 by committing to social distancing. This time of year it was super buggy. Like to fish, kayak or hike? Trails were poorly marked & sign board with large trail map seems off Mark (“you are here” shows near parking lot/gate but the sign is at least 50 yards away from lot). Recently there has been so much vandalism occurring during the night. I am a volunteer at the Sandwich Game Farm (the only female). The Society operates two facilities: the Thornton W. Burgess Museum in Sandwich and the Green Briar Nature Center and Jam Kitchen in East Sandwich. Dogs are also able to use this trail. East Sandwich Game Farm. Cape Cod Therapy Dogs with Gina Hayes! 133. Very easy to navigate and hike. In July and August children from the Burgess summer camp are on site as well. John was a quiet, gentle man who loved spending time with his family and taking the family dog, Kaila, for walks through East Sandwich Game Farm. Burgess Society operates the Green Briar Nature Center & Jam Kitchen at 6 Discovery Hill Road (off Route 6A) in East Sandwich and manages a portion of the East Sandwich Game Farm. The Thornton W. Burgess Society has been the stewards of the State-owned East Sandwich Game Farm property since 1996. Through a cooperative management agreement with the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife, the Society cares for and maintains this pristine 133 acre site located just off Route 6A in East Sandwich. Sanwich Game Farm Loop is a 4.3 mile loop trail located near East Sandwich, Massachusetts that features a great forest setting. Operating as usual. The Old Game Farm in East Sandwich right on RT6A is such a beautiful place, as any of you who have visited may well know. Through a cooperative management agreement with the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife, the Society cares for and maintains this pristine 133 acre site located just off Route 6A in East Sandwich. 7 Presby Farm Ln in 02537 was last listed for $375,000. The Thornton W. Burgess Society operates the Green Briar Nature Center & Jam Kitchen at 6 Discovery Hill Road (off Route 6A) in East Sandwich and manages a portion of the East Sandwich Game Farm. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and bird watching and is accessible year-round. The current Trulia Estimate for 7 Presby Farm Ln is $394,064. Message (optional) The Society uses the Game Farm as a site for its environmental education programming throughout the year. 7 Presby Farm Ln , East Sandwich, MA 02537-1496 is currently not for sale. Wide paths, not marked too well. Hoxie pond was a nice trip to also. Lots of off leash dogs, some unfriendly. About A History of the East Sandwich Game Farm...John Nye Cullity, President of the Sandwich Conservation Trust and local historian, presents a special slide … Barnstable County; Massachusetts; United States; Owner Paul G. Success! New state regulations haven't stopped canines visiting the East Sandwich Game Farm during the dog days of summer from swimming or playing off leash. To (username or email, comma-separated) Contacts (click to add) Manage My Contacts. 981 Sandwich Rd, East Falmouth, MA, 02536 508-495-1181 Call Now From Business: Greener Image Landscaping provides full residential & commercial landscaping services and over 30 years experience to the East Falmouth, MA area. Dogs are also able to use this trail. Property sits on top of a hill that allows great views overlooking Hoxie Pond. East entrance to the Cape Cod Canal. Photo: Faolin42, CC BY 3.0. Pre-registration is required. East Sandwich Game Farm Old Briar Patch Loop, Pickerel Cove Wildlife Conservation Easement, Santuit Pond Wildlife Conservation Easement. Very dog friendly. Game Farm volunteers contacted the Forest Keepers Tree Care Company who agreed to take the threatening tree down before a forecast storm. We ended up running for most of the trail to keep them away! nice mix of woods, open areas, good views. We got lucky to see the train go by around 1:30 in the afternoon. People are extremely pleasant. Bob and a handful of volunteers with the Sandwich Conservation Trust worked tirelessly to convert the property to pedestrian-friendly trails for which … East Sandwich Game Farm Old Briar Patch Loop is a 3.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Sandwich, Massachusetts that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. East Sandwich Game Farm (Scorton Creek) The East Sandwich Game Farm is 133 acres located just off Rt. Trails poorly marked, but beautiful area. You can go as far as you want or just make a small quick hike. Sandwich is on Cape Cod in Massachusetts at the east end of the Cape Cod Canal, and includes the villages of East Sandwich and Forestdale. Varied terrain, Marsh, woods, fields, and cranberry bogs. Many friendly dogs. Very nice walk with lots marsh views. Saw a ton of dogs on the trail. Nice little scenic trail. The pine floor was nice to walk on. 508-896-3867, ext. 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