Mission Statement:

Big Run Wolf Ranch is a non-profit, federally licensed, educational facility which specializes in the education and conservation of North American wildlife.


Our Family Days are done for 2018, but you can still order Big Run Wolf Ranch comfortable clothing for Christmas. Just click the link below to order t-shirts, sweatshirts, hoodies, and sweatpants!

Big Run Wolf Ranch Holiday Online Store

"Shere Khan"


We are in need of items for the animals.

Please check out our Wish List page.

Look For Big Run Wolf Ranch on Facebook!


We are only open to the general public on the Family Days listed below:

Family Days 2019

(Admission $6.00

cash or credit; pay at door; no tickets )

10:00am - 4:00pm

For details, click here

Winter Family Day February 2, 2019 (Groundhog Day)

April 27

May 18

June 1

June 22


Aug 24

Sept 28

Oct 19

Nov 30

Other Events:

Wild Fest on Sunday February 24, 2019 at Lockport Township High School 10:00-4:00

If you would like a private presentation or party, please click on events.

Big Run has Camping!!

Tents Only, No RV's

Call 815-588-0044 to schedule camping.




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