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Address: 1790 Safari Road, P.O. Box 1600, Winston, OR 97496
Phone Number: 541-679-6761
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Description: Wildlife Safari is a non-profit AZA accredited zoological park dedicated...
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.
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Make sure to go to this drive thru wildlife park when it is cool. We went fairly early 10ish in the morning right after they opened and it was about 78 degrees. The animals were... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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Scappoose, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Today's trip to Wildlife Safari was the first time we've been there in 10 years and we were disappointed in the animals that remain. I remember seeing TONS of animals last time and this time not so much. The fields of Africa were really empty! We saw no giraffe and were really disappointed because they used to have several of... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Make sure to go to this drive thru wildlife park when it is cool. We went fairly early 10ish in the morning right after they opened and it was about 78 degrees. The animals were up and about so we got to see a lot. Drive slow, windows down, feed the animals with the food they provide for 5.00 and... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

There was nothing I didn't like. The fees for some of the "extras" seem high, but considering the cost to keep the place open is $10K a DAY, and they support a fabulously successful cheetah breeding program, I have no problem with it. I can't say enough. but, be sure to go first thing in the morning if it's warm... More 

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Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Roaming giraff was charming and fun. It's fun to feed the deer. It's a drive thru attraction--cannot get out of your car.

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

This is well worth the price of admission, especially if you go first thing in the morning. I saw cheetah cub #178 in the Village, then drove through a herd of wildebeast, zebra and giraffe as well as white deer, emus and ostrich along the road. I saw lions, tigers, bears, elephants and a hippo, as well as many other... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

The park spread over an area of 600 acres is very well maintained. It has a small zoo at the village. In the open they have Rhino, deer, Zebra, monkey's, emu, Bison. Tiger, Lion, Cheetah are kept within fence for the safety reason's. It was a great experience to drive through the park

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Orange County, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

It has been over 20 years since we had visited the Wildlife Safari. In returning we weren't sure what to expect but were hopeful the experience would be as great as we remember. We needn't have worried. It was great. The drive through was great as we had up close views of many animals, including bison, a moose, many elk,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

We hand fed all kinds of animals that walked up to the car. The Brown Bear exhibit was amazing. We were 4 feet from a very active Brown Bear and got fantastic photos. Wildlife Safari is a great, expensive nonprofit interactive zoo. Highly recommend.

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San Ramon, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Enjoyed the variety of animals roaming about the drive-through safari. Rhinos, Longhorn Cattle, Buffalo & Giraffes can come right up to your car! Great place for pics! Enjoyed feeding the animals too (only 1 area where you can feed them). Great place for kids or elderly or others that don't necessarily want to get out of the car. Gift shop... More 

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Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

For adults as well as the kids, the Wildlife safari makes a wonderful half-day stop when traveling along the I-5 corridor. This attraction has a very large (600 acres!) drive-thru safari, as well as a village with meandering paths that take the visitor past additional animals in a zoo like setting, plus a nice gift shop, restaurant, stage for shows,... More 

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Address: Address: 1790 Safari Road, P.O. Box 1600, Winston, OR 97496
Phone Number: 541-679-6761
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Winston

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