Home
Cape May Bird Observatory
Our Centers

The Northwood Center

 

701 East Lake Drive
 PO Box 3 Cape May Point, NJ 08212-0003
Phone: 609.884.2736
Fax: 609.884.6052
Contact us via email

Hours Of Operation
Apr. thru Oct. : Daily 9:30a - 4:30p
Nov. thru Mar. : Closed Tuesdays

Directions to Northwood Center

Heading south on the Garden State Parkway: Follow Parkway to the end; proceed through traffic light over large canal bridge and stay straight. You will then be on Lafayette Street all the way into Cape May. At the end of Lafayette, there is a t-head at Collier’s Liquor Store. Bear right and follow road then bear slightly left (go past Swain’s Hardware store) passing 2 traffic lights. The 2nd traffic light will put you on Sunset Blvd. Go straight to Lighthouse Avenue; take a left on Lighthouse; take 2nd right onto East Lake Drive. Park along the roadside.

Heading south on Route 55: Take Route 55 South to the end, which merges and becomes Route 47. Continue south onto Route 347 (which rejoins Route 47 just north of Dennisville). Continue south on Route 47 for about 35 minutes until you reach the traffic light at the intersection of Route 626 (Railroad Avenue). Take a right onto Route 626 and continue on this road for about 15 minutes. Route 626 becomes Seashore Road. Continue straight and will come to a large intersection at Route 9; cross the intersection and continue over the small canal bridge. Route 626 now becomes Broadway. At the next traffic light, take a right onto Sunset Blvd. Go straight to Lighthouse Avenue; take a left on Lighthouse; take 2nd right onto East Lake Drive. Park along the roadside.

Center for Research and Education

 

600 Route 47 North (aka 600 N. Delsea Drive)
Mile Marker 15.8
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
Phone: 609.861.0700
Fax: 609.861.1651
Contact us via email

Hours Of Operation 
Jun. thru Mar. : Center Closed; Self-guided trails open M-F 9a - 5p 
Apr. & May : Daily 9:30a - 4:30p 

Directions to Center for Research and Education

(From Philadelphia and northwest) Heading south on Route 55: Take Route 55 south to the end, which merges onto Route 47. Continue south onto Route 347 (which rejoins Route 47 just north of Dennisville). Continue south on Route 47 through Dennisville and past the turn off for Route 83. After the traffic signal at Route 657 (restaurant on corner), continue exactly 1 mile. The center will be on your left just around a bend in the road.

(From New York City and northeast) Heading south on the Garden State Parkway: Take the Garden State Parkway south to Exit 17. Turn left (west) at the bottom of the exit ramp and proceed to the light at Route 9. Turn left (south) and continue for several miles until Route 83. Take Route 83 west (right) to Route 47. At Route 47 turn left (south) and follow directions from above.