Cedar Run for Your Life: Haunted Guided Night Hike

When:
October 29, 2022 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
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Just in time for hoots & spooks of Halloween! Only the bravest will dare to explore Cedar Run after dark on our haunted guided night hikes! Learn a bit more about the Legend of New Jersey’s famous Jersey Devil, as well as other cryptids, and hope he does not make an appearance while you are deep in the woods.

Sit around a campfire roasting marshmallows & watch a Halloween movie… if you survive…
Geared toward ages 10 and up.

Rain or shine.

Timed Haunted Night Hikes

  • Doors open at 6:00 pm, and guided tours will begin at 6:30 pm. 
  • The sunset for this evening will be around 6:00 pm.
  • Enjoy a cozy campfire & Halloween movie while you wait for your hike. Marshmallow Roasting Kits (regular & vegan) will be available for purchase.
  • Guided hikes will run between 20-30 minutes long, and will be a guided walking hike.
  • Recommended to arrive at least 20 minutes before your scheduled guided hike, and will promptly begin at the scheduled time.
  • Limited space of 16 per timed guided hike. Advanced registration is required.
  • Every participant in the guided hike will need to sign a waiver before participating in the hike. Not recommended for pregnant women or anyone with a heart condition.
  • Flashlights are allowed in our parking lot area, but cannot be used during the experience of guided hike.
  • Dogs and other pets are prohibited, except clearly marked service animals. This is due to the safety of our wildlife animals, for special events and daily visits.

Limited space for each Haunted Guided Hike! Once they go on sale, grab your tickets now before they… disappear!

  • $15 per person.
  • Children ages 10-15 must be accompanied by an adult during the duration of the guided hike.
  • No children under 10 may be permitted on the guided hikes.
  • Costumes are encouraged but not required.

Timed Haunted Guided Hikes

  • 6:30pm
  • 6:45pm
  • 7:00pm
  • 7:30pm
  • 7:45pm
  • 8:00pm
  • 8:30pm
  • 8:45pm
  • 9:00pm
  • 9:30pm

Do you have a younger one that wants to see the set in the daytime? Come Friday night for a daytime guided tour!
Advanced registration is required. Click for details.


All proceeds from this event go directly towards supporting Cedar Run’s mission of the preservation and protection of New Jersey’s wildlife and habitats through education, conservation, and rehabilitation. When you attend a Cedar Run event, you make a direct impact in our community!

Please no birthday parties or scout programs for these events. If you are interested in hosting a birthday party or scout program at Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge, please check out our website links for Birthday Parties & Scout Programs.

General admission, promotional day passes (free-day passes/groupons) & library passes will not work for Special Events, such as this one.

 

TICKETS ON SALE NOW!! 

Ages 10-15 must have an Adult present with them on the Guided Night Hike ticketed time. Limit to 16 people total per timed hike. Each hike is about 20-30 minutes long.
Limit to 16 people total per timed hike. Each hike is about 20-30 minutes long.
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Every participant in the guided hike will need to sign a waiver before participating in the hike.


Cedar Run for Your Life: Haunted Guided Hike Waiver Form

RELEASE, INDEMNIFICATION, AND HOLD HARMLESS AGREEMENT In consideration of participating in haunted guided hike activities and for other good and valuable consideration, I hereby agree to release and discharge from liability arising from negligence Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge and its directors, officers, employees, agents, volunteers, and all other persons or entities acting for them (hereinafter collectively referred to as “Releasees”), on behalf of myself and my children, parents, heirs, assigns, personal representative and estate, and also agree as follows: 1. I acknowledge that these activities involve known and unanticipated risks which could result in physical or emotional injury, paralysis or permanent disability, death, and property damage. Risks include, but are not limited to broken bones, bruises and other bodily injuries caused by falls, objects or other participants; medical conditions resulting from physical activity; damaged clothing or other property, coming in contact or contracting the Covid-19 virus or any other viruses. I understand such risks simply cannot be eliminated, despite the use of safety equipment, without jeopardizing the essential qualities of the activity. 2. I expressly accept and assume all of the risks inherent in this activity or that might have been caused by the negligence of the Releasees. My participation in this activity is purely voluntary and I elect to participate despite the risks. In addition, if at any time I believe that event conditions are unsafe or that I am unable to participate due to physical or medical conditions, then I will immediately discontinue participation. 3. I expressly accept and assume all of the risks inherent in this activity or that might have been caused by the negligence of the Releasees known that this event is in a group setting and that I may come in contact or contract the Covid-19 virus or any other viruses. My participation in this activity is purely voluntary and I elect to participate and release any liability from the Releasees despite the risks 4. I hereby voluntarily release, forever discharge, and agree to indemnify and hold harmless Releasees from any and all claims, demands, or causes of action which are in any way connected with my participation in this activity, or my use of their equipment or facilities, arising from negligence. This release does not apply to claims arising from intentional conduct. Should Releasees or anyone acting on their behalf be required to incur attorney’s fees and costs to enforce this agreement, I agree to indemnify and hold them harmless for all such fees and costs. 5. I represent that I have adequate insurance to cover any injury or damage I suffer or cause while participating in this activity, or else I agree to bear the costs of such injury or damage myself. I further represent that I have no medical or physical condition which could interfere with my safety in this activity, or else I am willing to assume- and bear the costs of- all risks that may be created, directly or indirectly, by any such condition. 6. In the event that I file a lawsuit, I agree to do so solely in the state where the Releasees’ facility is located, and I further agree that the substantive law of that state shall apply. 7. I agree that if any portion of this agreement is found to be void or unenforceable, the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect. By signing this document, I agree that if I am hurt or my property is damaged during my participation in this activity, then I may be found by a court of law to have waived my rights to maintain a lawsuit against the parties being released on the basis of any claim for negligence. I have had sufficient time to read this entire document and, should I choose to do so, consult with legal counsel prior to signing. Also, I understand that this activity might not be made available to me or that the cost to engage in this activity would be significantly greater if I choose to not sign this release, and agree that the opportunity to participate at the stated cost in return for the execution of this release is a reasonable bargain.