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Wildlife Safari

1790 Safari Road, P.O. Box 1600, Winston, OR 97496
541-679-6761
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Ranked #1 of 1 Attractions in Winston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: Wildlife Safari is a non-profit AZA accredited zoological park dedicated to conservation, education and research since its inception in 1972. Wildlife... more » Owner description: Wildlife Safari is a non-profit AZA accredited zoological park dedicated to conservation, education and research since its inception in 1972. Wildlife Safari is a fun-filled family destination where you can view over 500 animals in their natural habitat roaming freely much as they do in the wild! Visitors to the park drive through a 4.5 mile trek to see animals from Africa, Asia and the America’s. This unique setting offers many opportunities to get up close and personal with animals large and small. The free Safari Village is home to over 100 unique animals, a petting zoo, beautiful gardens, the Gift Shop, Safari Village Café and the White Rhino Event Center. « less
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Eugene, Oregon
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

Wildlife as they should be seen in as natural a setting as possible. Always enjoy this wonderful drive through park as well as the area where you can see some of the animals and birds up close. A very nice restaurant offers some good food. Highly recommend Wildlife Safari.

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Milwaukie, Oregon
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

I had looked forward to the Wildlife Safari all summer, my best friend and I planned a sightseeing trip to places in southern Oregon and northern California. I was surprised that it turned out to be kind of boring. If you want to see lots of animals go to the zoo.

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2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Traveling to Medford oregon on I5 we saw the signs for the wildlife safari and decided to detour in Winston in order to visit . On the drive to the gate I found a group on offer deal two for the price of one. Be advised I lost cell phone reception at the gate but the ticket taker was extremely... More

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California, USA
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520 reviews 520 reviews
121 attraction reviews
205 helpful votes 205 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Its a drive through park with a walk around area with small animals and Lions. Very nice also foradults. $15 OR LESS with coupon. Recommended MeuterMedia

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Alabama
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Great time driving through the different areas. Hard to see the big cats b/c it was late morning and a hot day and they were hiding under trees in shade. Took more time than planned b/c I took lots of photos. Interesting animals. All staff were extremely friendly. Be aware of the 'pan handlers'...animals looking for the cups of food... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

it was awesome nit just for kids it was just my husband and I and we enjoyed it very much had fun feeding the animals ,,

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Vancouver, Washington
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We went to the Wildlife Safari to do a special encounter with the elephants. We had a fabulous experience! The staff are friendly and you can tell love their jobs and interacting with the animals. The drive thru was fun too... it was hot so a lot of animals were hiding in the shade or sleeping but the animals we... More

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Ashland, Oregon
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74 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Be sure to go early in the morning or late in the evening. Most of the animals are sleeping or standing in the shade mid day. The camel ride was too expensive at $10 for a 2-min ride. (and no one was waiting.) The elephant car wash has been discontinued.

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Washington
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I took our 25 year old daughter and fiancé here on weekend camping trip activity and we all loved it. We highly recommend the purchase of food at the park for 5 dollars and feeding the animals in one section of the park. Hold some food as you will have lots of opportunities to feed the animals... More

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Chico, California, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We took the driving tour, took about an hour and a half. It was amazing. We got beautiful photos. If you do choose to go, go first thing in the morning, as the animals are most likely out and about. After it get too warm, they nap and are in the shade. You can also pay a bit extra to... More

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