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Address: Lucerne Valley, Lucerne Valley, CA 92356
Phone Number: 760-248-7818
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Activities: Viewing wildlife
Description: Visitors are allowed to interact with over a dozen wolves at this...
Visitors are allowed to interact with over a dozen wolves at this nonprofit that is dedicated to rescuing the animals from various unfavorable environments.
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Wonderful Experience

We had visited this place because my daughter found it on the web and she really loves wolves. The whoel experience was wonderful and we got to feed and posted with the wolves and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 23, 2014
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Pleasant Hill, California
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Victorville, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
29 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Great experience to see the wolves. Added bonus was to go inside one of the pens and meet Halon (2 year old 80# wolf). He was friendly and just licked my whole head (hair). These animals are so much biggier and more powerful than dogs. The one hour visit was uplifting and good for the spirit!

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Woodland Hills, California, United States
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I have traveled from the San Fernando Valley at least 6 times in 2014 to visit this wonderful sanctuary. Tonia, the originator and director does as much for her charges as she possibly can. Based on her small donation base she does wonders. On my second visit I was standing next to a large wooden structure placed in the middle... More 

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Pleasant Hill, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We had visited this place because my daughter found it on the web and she really loves wolves. The whoel experience was wonderful and we got to feed and posted with the wolves and the wolf pups. Tanya was wonderful and we felt that they are doing their best to keep the wolves health and happy. We brought some frozen... More 

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Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
29 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Look bud, they're not going to let you in the cage with a 200lbs, one eyed, white wolf. Check your expectations with reality. The best you might get to interact with is a pup, or an old one, so they don't rip your face off. The pens are on the small side but I respect what they're doing. Don't like... More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We were staying in Palm Springs and wanted to go to Wolf Mountain Sanctuary for a while. About a 90 minute drive into Lucerne Valley,CA and well worth the trip. We were welcomed by Tonya Littlewolf, the Founder/Owner and Nay Nay (Sp?) a Lacota wolf whisperer (my opinion). They introduced us to a number of the beautiful wolves. We got... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We arrived on time, but no one came to let us in until 15 minutes after our scheduled time. The man greeted us said that everyone was still in bed sleeping he had us pay and then we waited for over an hour while one of the guides cleaned the pens while we sat in the hot sun waiting. One... More 

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Glendale, Arizona
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We were lead to believe we'd get to interact with the wolves. I guess feeding them dog treats through a fence is interaction? The memorial wall for all the wolves who have died from cancer from the contaminated land was disturbing to say the least. If you know the contamination causes cancer why continue to bring more wolves there? Her... More 

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Mackay, Australia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

A life long dream came true for me when we visited Wolf Mountain Sanctuary, we received a very warm welcome from the staff and were treated to an interactive experience with these beautiful animals I will never forget, you can see and feel the love and hard work that Tonya and her staff put into trying make a happy life... More 

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I recently visited Wolf Mountain Sanctuary with a friend and I had all of my dreams come true! It was a very interactive and up close and personal experience with these beautiful creatures. Tonya and her staff are very patient and knowledgeable, you can tell that they definitely love these animals! We got to give the wolves treats, take great... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
18 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

One amazing woman doing amazing work! We stayed at Wolf Mountain Sanctuary and it changed our lives forever! I will never forget the courage and dedication Tonya has. The wolves are wonderful

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