Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge is a 171-acre non-profit wildlife refuge, wildlife rehabilitation hospital & nature center on the edge of the New Jersey Pinelands.

Cedar Run includes the Woodford Nature Center, a Wildlife Housing Area with nearly 60 native residents, and a Wildlife Rehabilitation Hospital that sees more than 6,000 wild animals each year. The overall mission of Cedar Run is to serve as a community resource on the importance of protecting and enhancing healthy ecosystems for all.

Our Nature Center and hiking trails are open to the public 7 days a week!

What to do: If you find an opossum!

The super marsupial is getting back in the wild! This opossum came into our Wildlife Rehabilitation Hospital weighing 19 grams and was the lone survivor after its mom was hit by… More →

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Do Not Keep Wildlife

Every year Cedar Run’s Wildlife Rehabilitation Hospital receives calls and animal drop-offs for wildlife that have been raised by the finder and are in need of care.
In the state of New Jersey it is illegal to raise native wildlife unless you are a licensed Wildlife Rehabilitator and many animals carry nasty diseases.

Learn more about resources if you find wildlife in need of help.

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Cedar Run is partnering with Trenton Thunder for an exciting night out

Grab your family for a great evening out for a Trenton Thunder baseball game. Sunday, August 7th. Game starts at 5pm. Trenton Thunder vs. Williamsport Crosscutters

Come out early to meet some of Cedar Run’s wildlife residents before the game, as well as Cedar Run’s mascot!

Click to grab your tickets!

Meet our Certified Sommelier for Wine & Wildlife’s VIP Tasting

Jacquelyn Giberson will be hosting the exclusive VIP Tasting at Woodford Cedar Run’s 2022 Wine & Wildlife held at the Community House of Moorestown, on July 16, 2022. 

Click to learn more about Jacquelyn.

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Help! I found a baby deer!

Help! I found a baby deer! Very soon White-tailed Deer mothers will be having their babies and our wildlife hospital will be receiving calls about fawns in yards. Like many of… More →

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2022 Wine & Wildlife Fundraiser: Tickets are available!

Join Cedar Run for an evening of wine tasting, live music & auctions, with special appearances by rehabilitated resident wildlife. This evening celebrates those making a difference in our local communities – the staff, resident wildlife, volunteers & supporters of Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge!

General Admission Tickets and LIMITED VIP Tasting Passes are now available!

Upcoming Events

10:00 am 4th of July Discounted Admission...
4th of July Discounted Admission...
Jul 2 @ 10:00 am – Jul 4 @ 4:00 pm
A special THANK YOU to all those who have served our country; Military veterans, active duty military personnel, reservists, and national guard members will receive FREE general admission! Service members... More →
10:00 am You and Me Preschool: Weekend Ed...
You and Me Preschool: Weekend Ed...
Jul 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for a fun and engaging program focused on a fun book. “Weekend Edition” will run once a month on the first Saturday of the month. We will read,... More →
10:00 am You and Me Preschool
You and Me Preschool
Jul 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for a fun and engaging program focused on a fun book each month. We will read, do a craft and head out and about on an adventure about... More →
8:00 pm Night Hike
Night Hike
Jul 9 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Experience the refuge in an exciting way, at night! Enjoy a guided hike at night to visit nocturnal habitats that are home to owls, raccoons, opossums and other wildlife that... More →