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Plainsboro Preserve

#1 of 3 things to do in Cranbury Features Animals
80 Scotts Corner Rd, Cranbury, NJ 08512-2105
+1 609-897-9400
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Fine place

A very nice place to take a hike, long or short.Good for bird watching. Children can find some... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2017
aviron l
East Windsor, New Jersey
via mobile
Nature well preserve

I went here during fall, very clean and peaceful, a lot of activities offered, they have museum... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2017
Deyb T
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80 Scotts Corner Rd, Cranbury, NJ 08512-2105
+1 609-897-9400
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Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

A very nice place to take a hike, long or short.Good for bird watching. Children can find some interesting things in the visitor center.Don't expect spectacular views but all in all nice day trip.

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Reviewed January 17, 2017

I went here during fall, very clean and peaceful, a lot of activities offered, they have museum, very informative, has path trail for people who loves adventure trecking of hiking, great spot for sunset viewing facing the vast lake. Can't wait to go back on...More

Thank Deyb T
Reviewed January 17, 2017

This is a great place for learning and for just walking in a preserve in the middle of the Megalopolis.

Thank JerseyTraveler4
Reviewed November 30, 2016

I was hiking and watching wild life and admiring beautiful view on ten lake. The trails are not crowded so I enjoined my time in the quiet beautiful filled with serenity space. This is good place for meditation, relaxation in solitude.

Thank Violetta K
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

I found this place so nice for a nice walk and enjoy the view of the lake and trees. So beautiful and relaxing. I recommended

Thank Rubiliz88
Reviewed September 9, 2016

What an interesting, lovely spot: we visited with the "wild residents" both inside the space, & outside on a walk (snakes, birds, frogs, turtles & butterflies). Also bought honey/beeswax soap - the boutique has lots of fun gifts to choose from. A great stop for...More

Thank DateWithMyCity
Reviewed August 22, 2016

The Plainsboro Preserve is a beautiful location that is part of the NJ Audubon Society. The nature center is gorgeous and contains large windows where you can view birds at their feeders and also another spot overlooking the lake. Be sure to bring your binoculars...More

Thank Gail F
Reviewed July 19, 2016

My hiking group walks in this preserve when we want to take a less strenuous walk. the trails are well marked and have a variety of wooded and non-wooded areas. You can easily spend a couple of pleasant hours there. There is also a nice...More

Thank Patty C
Reviewed March 15, 2016

The Plainsboro Preserve is a wonderful place to visit, take walks, do bird watching and checking out streams. It has over 5 miles of flat trails through the woods. Our favorite is the one to the point that takes you out to Maggie's point in...More

Thank Marcia920
Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

What a lovely day at the Plainsboro preserve. It is on our doorstep but we haven't used it before. Today we decided to get out for a walk with the children but didn't want to go far and what an adventure. It was really quiet...More

Thank Bloomelle
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