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Wild Winds Buffalo Preserve

Address: 6975 N. Ray Rd., Fremont, IN
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Ranked #1 of 6 Attractions in Fremont
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Outdoors
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Hobart, Indiana
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73 reviews 73 reviews
14 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Recently attended a Women's Leadership Training Seminar at the Buffalo Preserve. It's located in the Northeast corner of Indiana near Angola. Driving onto the property was a step into tranquility and openness. Stayed in a beautiful log cabin lodge owned and built by John who also served as our "personal chef". Enjoyed the very best in culinary delights everyday with... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We were the only ones on the ride (it was almost closing time) into the Buffalo pasture. Our guide took time and answered ALL our questions. We then stopped in the café and had a Buffalo Burger, yummy!!

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Our day at Wild Winds turned out to be a beautiful surprise. Not only was John, the owner, a wonderfully knowledgeable guide, he was also as kind and present as the bison we had the privilege of meeting. We had the opportunity to see a herd of over 200 majestic bison of all ages, including mothers with calves. These happy... More 

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

My family and I visited after a friend suggested we look into the ranch. Everyone on the ranch was very friendly. The tour was exciting and informative. We learned a lot from our guide. There is a lot to learn and look at on the grounds. Tours are every hour on the hour. Be sure to call to find out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Really neat place in small town Indiana. Took entire family, had a private tour up close to these incredible beasts. Herd is approximately 180 heads of buffalo. Beautiful property, nice gift shop, extremely nice staff!

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Crown Point, Indiana
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58 reviews 58 reviews
28 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I really enjoyed it and found it interesting thought the babies were sooo cute. but didn't feel like purchasing the meat after I saw the animals in person.

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Fremont, Indiana
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50 reviews 50 reviews
4 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

They are on 426 acres with about 250 animals in the summer. They have about 60 - 80 cafes a year. These animals in the wild usually only live to 16. The oldest one they have is 20. They have two breads at their location. They also have horses, two styles of accommodations, and a place to eat.

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Heard about this place, and decided to stop by on a Sunday afternoon and check it out. Good decision on our part! Very peaceful preserve. So pretty with the vineyards and nice landscaping. We climbed in a truck and went right out into the herd. Our tour guide gave a wonderful and informative presentation and answered all kinds of questions.... More 

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South Bend, Indiana
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

My sister and I were looking for something "different" to do. Found this online and after reading through website deciced it looked very interesting. That was an understatement! As we drove down the access road we say the herd. It took our breath away. Like a snapshot out of time! We ended up being the only guests the night we... More 

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Fremont, Indiana
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

The food was great! I love that fact that the place has wine grapes all over the place. It was very relaxing and good place to visit for something different.

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