The Plainsboro Preserve

80 Scotts Corner Rd.
Cranbury, NJ 08512- Map It
Phone: (609) 897-9400

AAA Editor Notes

The Plainsboro Preserve is 3 mi. w. on Dey Rd., then .8 mi. n. to 80 Scotts Corner Rd. Visitors can view various plants, some of which are rare or endangered, and more than 150 species of birds. More than 5 miles of trails traverse beech woods, wet meadows and the McCormack Lake shoreline. The Education Center has interactive displays, an observation deck and a resource library.
Hours: Trails daily dawn-dusk. Education Center Tues.-Sat. 9-5, Sun. noon-5, mid-Mar. to mid-Nov.; Tues.-Sat. 9-4, Sun. noon-4, rest of year. Closed major holidays. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 2 hours minimum.