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.



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We are in need of items for the animals.

Please check out our Wish List page.

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We are open daily for scheduled groups by appointment only. We are only open to the general public on the Family Days listed below:

Family Days 2018

(Admission $6.00

cash or credit; pay at door; no tickets )

10:00am - 4:00pm

For details, click here


April 21

May 12

May 26

June 23

July 21

Aug 18

Sept 22

Oct 20

Nov 24

Other Events:

Wild Fest at Lockport Township High School on February 25, 2018

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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