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Sapsucker Woods

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Address: 159 Sapsucker Woods Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850-1923
Phone Number: 18008432473
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Nice trails

This was our first visit, and one we truly enjoyed. Not sure why living so close it took so many years to stop. The trails were very well maintained and they had good maps... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Boomerang025
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Homer
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382 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit, and one we truly enjoyed. Not sure why living so close it took so many years to stop. The trails were very well maintained and they had good maps available throughout the woods. It was very quiet and peaceful in the woods, and the day offered perfect weather.

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Thank Boomerang025
St Ives, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

If you like birds, you'll love sapsucker woods! If you can't go yourself, at least "visit" the bird feeder online! You won't be sorry you did. Beautiful spot.

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Thank J B
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135 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Okay, I actually lived on Sapsucker Woods Road when I was a student in 1971-72. So I'm biased. It remains a truely beautiful area and a delight for birders.

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Thank GaryfromChevyChase
Orchard Park, New York
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147 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016

The ponds attract many different bird species. There are some blinds for viewing. Well maintained habitat. Trails are short, but there are several.

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Thank Sue K
Ithaca, New York
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Sapsucker Woods is wonderful place to visit. You can learn everything you ever wanted to know about birds inside, then take a walk around the pond. It's an easy walk, and very beautiful. I love that it's quiet and not crowded. You can stroll through at your leisure or walk fast for some exercise. I highly recommend it to anyone!

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Thank Sharon W
New Haven, Connecticut
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37 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

I love this place! I've been visiting it for over 20 years, and it keeps getting better. The newest addition is a gigantic wall mural of the world with birds superimposed over the continents along with line drawings of their prehistoric ancestors. A built-in iPad on the second floor lets you choose a bird, read about its history and habits,... More 

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Bronx, New York
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77 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

We were able to walk one of the trails, easily. Although we did not see many birds that day, I enjoyed the walk and I would try again another day if I were in the area again.

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Thank Anita M
Denver, Colorado
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94 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

I think we managed to walk nearly all of the trails in a little over an hour, and saw very few other people on a summer weekday.

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Thank Geoviki
Burdett, New York
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108 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Exhibits and mural in the building worth seeing and the sound attraction the heart of the lab. Fun for all ages. Plan on walking the trails which are very well maintained and easy to walk.

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Homer, New York
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47 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

I love sapsuckerwoods and they really make you feel like family and I love going walking there and I highly recommend that every one should go walking there because the trails are very well kept up and I sure hope to hear good things

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