Audubon Naturalist Society Rust Nature Sanctuary, Leesburg

#8 of 12 in Parks in Leesburg
Nature / Park · Hidden Gem · Wildlife Area
Enjoy nature at the Rust Nature Sanctuary throughout the year. Each season has something to fascinate nature lovers, from spring frog choruses to turkey tracks in the snow. And the more often you visit, the more you'll find.

Our 68 acres encompasses meadows, forests, and ponds where you'll find a variety of wildlife and plants. During a visit, you might encounter nesting songbirds from the tropics in the oak-hickory forest, a fox hunting in our meadow, or colorful dragonflies darting above the pond.

Rust Nature Sanctuary is a partnership of the Audubon Naturalist Society and the Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority.
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  • I attended an outdoor wedding in this lovely venue. It was a beautiful scene to watch the groom and his parents, bridal party and finally the bride exited the manor house and walked down a stone path....  more »
  • There are some landscaped gardens behind the house, (normally not open to public), plus a walk down to a pond or a more level walk around fields with little bird houses. Main walks plus criss-cross...  more »

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