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Wolf Conservation Center

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Great job done by beautiful people...mixed feelings on the experience

First of all, it is always impressive and admirable when people make such an incredible, passionate... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2019
Princess279
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East Brunswick, New Jersey
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AN EXPERIENCE FOR ALL- WELL WORTH IT!

What a fascinating place the Wolf Conservation Center is...the evening was well planned... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2019
Marie S
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Reviewed February 21, 2019 via mobile

First of all, it is always impressive and admirable when people make such an incredible, passionate effort to undo the damage done by others. The WCC falls into that category. Therefore, this is a review of the experience listed as a "thing to do" in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank Princess279
Reviewed February 4, 2019

What a fascinating place the Wolf Conservation Center is...the evening was well planned, informative and fun. Pizza, a film and of course, a campsite fire and smores were all provided! The specialists/presenters and I believe volunteers were friendly and truly educated the group regarding their...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Marie S
Reviewed November 6, 2018

First off, this place is AMAZING! We had an amazing time learning and watching the wolves. The staff is very friendly and helpful too.

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Angela T
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Wow! It was a girls overnight and I highly recommend. Besides getting an education on some of the most beautiful animals on the planet and being in “their environment “ it truly was one of the top 10 trips I have taken. The staff are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Witcheywmn
Reviewed September 3, 2018

First off, this place is AMAZING! We had an amazing time learning and sleeping with the wolves but there are a few things you should know so you can really enjoy yourselves. 1. Get there right on time or early, the driveway in isn't the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Really amazing place to visit. I am proud that this exsists in my town. Well worth the visit. Here are my pointers: -Parking is limited and tight. So if you have a hard time manuevering, come early. -You book online, they meet you as you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
8  Thank Manystamps
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Schedule a tour with any of the enthusiastic tour guides and enjoy these magnificent creatures. Great work they do.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Make a reservation, go to the hut. There is a short information talks, then a hike up to an enclosure.More explanation about the gray wolves, and watch them eye the tossed meat to catch it mid air. Next up an Arctic wolf, a senior wolf...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Anise2014
Reviewed June 13, 2018

This was on my sister in law's bucket list, and I am so glad that she, myself and my children were able to experience Sleeping with the Wolves, the howling of the wolves made the hairs on my arm stand up it was amazing. Seeing...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank Gail G
Reviewed June 13, 2018

Hard to add more positive reviews than are already posted. For us, the important part was accessibility as my husband has trouble walking over rough terrain. They are very accommodating, driving my husband up to the wolf viewing areas on a cart.

Date of experience: June 2018
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tara4travel
April 4, 2019|
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Response from Angela T | Reviewed this property |
Hi.. First they give you a lecture regarding wolves and then they take you to see them. It takes about 1 1/2 hrs.
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Response from Manystamps | Reviewed this property |
Pre-registration is required. Fees: $14 - Adults / $11 - Children (under 12)
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