NJ Audubon Sch. Hoff. Wildlife Sanct.

11 Hardscrabble Rd * Bernardsville * NJ 07924

Over 200 species of wildlife call the 276 acres of The Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary’s woodland, field and floodplain habitats home. Appreciate nature in a new way by taking part in one of the Sanctuary’s special nature programs, hikes and camps throughout the year.

The Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary began in 1965, when Mr. and Mrs. Harry Scherman donated 125 acres to the New Jersey Audubon Society. Later, Mr. G. Frederick Hoffman donated the Hoffman’s estate house and caretaker’s house.

Of Special Note:

  • Sightings of up to 25 species of birds in a season
  • Summer camp for children
  • Classes in yoga, photography, nature hikes


Morris County, located 30 miles west of NYC, is home to some of America’s most important history and culture just waiting for you to explore. Start by walking in the footsteps of Revolutionary icons such as George Washington and Alexander Hamilton, then pick apples right off the tree at one of our verdant farms and end your day having a delicious dinner; discover how to make my weekend Morris County!
6 Court St. Morristown, NJ 07960
Phone: 973-631-5151
Leslie Bensley Photo of Jane Joe Executive Director at Morris County Tourism Bureau
6 Court St. Morristown, NJ 07960
973-631-5151 [email protected]