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Sharkarosa Wildlife Ranch

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Address: 11670 Massey Rd, Pilot Point, TX 76258
Phone Number: (940) 686-4600
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Great place to take the kids!

We brought the kids here on a Saturday morning. Great place to visit! Horses, camels, lemurs, zebras and tons more, all very close up. The tram ride made the entire trip, the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We've been to Sharkarosa multiple times now and it just seems to keep getting better! They have a wonderful petting area where you can feed the animals. Riding the bus into the different pastures is always s cool experience though we've been a bunch of times...seems there is always something new or different to see and learn. If you go... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

We brought the kids here on a Saturday morning. Great place to visit! Horses, camels, lemurs, zebras and tons more, all very close up. The tram ride made the entire trip, the tram is a must-do! There's also pony rides, a restaurant, train ride, snow cones and gift shop. We'll definitely come again!

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Peoria, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We visited over Memorial Day weekend and it had rained. So the trams weren't running. I had purchase a Groupon well in advance and they honored them. They actually gave me free food because the tram wasn't running. I was a bit disappointed because I feel that we missed out on lots of the park because we couldn't do the... More 

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McKinney, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Very poor experience. The food and show may be great, but we will never know due to a very rude owner who refused to honor a Groupon. Save your money and save your time trekking out to this place!

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Plano, TX
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We took our grand kids-aged 3 and 9- to Sharkarosa. It was a lot of fun for them. I did not know that there was a pizza place on site or we would have eaten there, The animals are well cared for and enjoyable. The workers seemed enthusiastic and committed to making the experience good for the visitors. . It... More 

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Carrollton, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

My son (2.5 years old) loves this Ranch. We come a couple of times a year; there is usually a groupon for larger families but the prices are very affordable (either-way) and my son loves touching and feeding all the animals up close. The "Safari tram" ride is the best - you do not feel bad for the animals because... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

This is a fun little place, that I didn't even know exhisted, even though it's only 30 minutes from my house. I got a Groupon that gave us half off, and it was a fun, cheap little trip. We rode the barrel train, got to see the zorses, and got to feed some animals. We also took a safari bus... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We had a group of 12 go here. There are a lot of animals, a petting zoo, a little barrel train ride, and around the whole park. You can get pictures taken with animals or snakes. We had a picture with a baby lemur. There are also 2 rescued bears. We ate pizza cooked at the Bears Den Restaurant which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We took two kindergarten age kids to this awesome place. They were very friendly and engaging. The many different species of animals was impressive they are all living amongst each other right in our back yards! The animals were well taken care of as far as we could tell... They even had favorite employees. There was a tram ride that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This was my first time visiting and I have to say this is an awesome place to take your kids. You get to pet the horses, donkies, zebras, cammels, you can get up close with the kangeroos, zoth, cobras, ponies, bears, etc. We loved this place. Will definitely visit this place in the future.

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Address: Address: 11670 Massey Rd, Pilot Point, TX 76258
Phone Number: (940) 686-4600
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Pilot Point

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