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Address: 6010 S 4300 W, Rexburg, ID 83440
Phone Number: (208) 359-9688
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Description: Idaho's #1 wildlife attraction. A drive through wildlife park featuring...
Idaho's #1 wildlife attraction. A drive through wildlife park featuring North American wildlife including: rocky mountain elk, bison, white-tail deer, rocky mountain goats, moose and of course american black bear, grizzly bear and gray wolves. Wildlife are free roaming in natural habitats as your drive through in the comfort and safety of your personal vehicle or RV. Park also includes: bear cub exhibit, interactive petting zoo, fish feeding deck, amusement rides, cafe and gift shop. Guided tours and bear cub feeding experiences also available.Open daily Mid-May through Mid-0ctober.
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Bear cubs, need I say more?

This is a park were the visitors are "caged" (in their cars) and the animals walk freely. You'll get to see several species of bears as well as Wolves, deers, and others. They... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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Sarpsborg, Norway
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Sarpsborg, Norway
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

This is a park were the visitors are "caged" (in their cars) and the animals walk freely. You'll get to see several species of bears as well as Wolves, deers, and others. They also have a petting zoo. We paid extra to feed the cute little cubs, there were six of them when we were there. Fun for children of... More 

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Midvale, Utah
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55 reviews 55 reviews
6 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I love Bear World. I have been there several times and am always impressed. You are guaranteed to see bears, and will likely see wolves too. Do yourself a favor and pay to do the feeding excursion. They take you in a large truck and you can throw food at the animals. You can get AMAZING photographs of the animals... More 

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4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

15 dollars per car, you can see bears, deers, and other type of animals. It is fun if you go with children. At the end of the tour, children can play with animal's calfs.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Had a super good time. Loved how close the animals got. The tour was pretty good. I like Yellowstone more. .. but this was fun too. Albino elk was awesome. Love the baby bears.

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Rigby, Idaho, United States
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

we bring friends and relatives here when they come to visit. Its cool to be able to feed the baby bears and to see all the animals. better environment for the animals then a zoo.

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Texas, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Great family fun! Probably best for pre-teens but older kids and adults will really enjoy it too. It's about 1 hour and 30 - 45 minutes from Jackson, Wy area -- depends on traffic, road conditions. They are only open from mid-Spring to sometime in October, close for the winter. Direct interaction with several animals (birds, deer, etc) in a... More 

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El Paso, Texas
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3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Bear World isn't too far from where I live. However, I hadn't visited it in years. I have to say I was impressed with the improvements. It is probably better for younger kids, but the teenager enjoyed it too. Since it is next to impossible to see bears in Yellowstone, this is a fun alternative. Feeding time is particularly fun!

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New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Fun for the whole family. My husband enjoyed Yellowstone Bear World, and even our toddler was amazed at the elk and bison that we saw. It was reasonably priced and is a must see!

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Pasadena, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We are totally planning on going back another time for a repeat visit! Where else are you going to get that close to a bear, without fearing for your life? We went in October, so it was already pretty chilly to be hanging out outside, but we still had a really fun time. I about froze when I saw the... More 

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Battle Creek, MI
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

It was hot so I assume the adult bears were hiding as we only saw about 8 bears. The petting zoo which had a deer, chickens, goats that area was very crowded and the store which was nice was so crowded we left. We brought our 7 grandkids last year we visited Bear Country USA near Rapid City SD which... More 

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