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Reindeer Farm

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Address: 5561 S. Bodenburg Loop Rd, Palmer, AK 99645
Phone Number: 907 745 4000
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Fun for entire. Family

This is a wonderful safe learning environment for tourist, school age kids. Anyone who wants to see a real Aladkan reindeer up close and personal.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Palmer, Alaska
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Palmer, Alaska
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23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a wonderful safe learning environment for tourist, school age kids. Anyone who wants to see a real Aladkan reindeer up close and personal.

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Hagerstown, Maryland
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a fun place for people of all ages. Our group ranged from 9 to 76 years old. Adults were $9. Upon purchasing your ticket, you were given a short lecture/talk about the Caribou and Reindeer. When entering the pen, adults were given a small cup full of food. Children were not given food cups because the reindeer will... More 

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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158 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went with my mom, daughter and grandson. This is an attraction for all ages. There is a very informative talk before entering the pen and feeding the reindeer. The reindeer are very aggressive about being fed. You need to hold the food under your arm. Once you are out of food the reindeer completely ignore you. My grandson was... More 

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Mississippi
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Small farm, only need an hour or so to do everything. The best of course is feeding the reindeer. They come right up and slober you with drool and dirt. Little kids get a big kick out of seeing the animals so close. If you go on a rainy day- prepare to get muddy. Overall it was worth the trip... More 

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Thank love2vay-k
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place was really cool, the kids were very interested in the reindeer while there. I think this place is a must if you are visiting Alaska

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My Mom, my 2 kids (10 and 11) and I all LOVED this experience. They farm staff was above and beyond polite and knowledgeable. We had a great time learning about reindeer and elk. But the best part was feeding the reindeer! They are so friendly. It is also a great value for your money. $9 adult and $7 for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice affordable family experience. Great educational tour. Fun interacting with the animals. Long drive from Kenai penninsula. Great trip if in Anchorage area

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Sonoma County, California
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We arrived to black smoke billowing up from this farm. We had planned this stop for our toddler and were dismayed by the stone age activity of burning tires and trash. Fortunately the wind blew away from us most of our visit but we still left with head aches from the toxic smoke. The raindeer were interesting but pretty aggressive... More 

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ReindeerFarm, Owner at Reindeer Farm, responded to this review

No Tires: Sincerest apologies about the smoke you experienced on your visit! Please understand that our Family Farm would NEVER burn tires OR trash! Although we compost most biodegradable waste on our farm, sadly we have been cursed with “Foxtail” which is a weed that can kill our animals and spreads very quickly. Therefore if we simply put the weeds... More 

waco, tx
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50 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place. Priced just right ! Actual working farm. Wonderful staff. Every enjoyable! The view is beautiful and the weather was great this time of year. Staff kept the drippings pretty clean and there was hand washing afterwards!

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Alaska
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83 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Had so much fun, smiled the whole time. Great for younger and older people, price was reasonable, lots of animal interaction. It's a must if you're around Anchorage or Denali area!

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