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Address: Behind the KQ Campground on Highway 79, Julian, CA 92036
Phone Number: 619 234 9653
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Great place to stop when up in Julian.

They give you a presentation about wolves with the opportunity to ask questions. Then they take you down to see the wolves. Awesome experience!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
dancingfool92129
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San Diego, California
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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They give you a presentation about wolves with the opportunity to ask questions. Then they take you down to see the wolves. Awesome experience!

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We Took almost 3 weeks off of work to travel all around California to Sedona.. So I have a lot of posts. I have a 13 yr old along with 4 adults that came along, so I was worried we would get bored!! The visit was for her, pleasantly I was very happy that we went.. I will not lie,... More 

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Julian, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Although the wolves are in very spacious enclosures the experience is much like going to a Zoo, However there is a very educational lecture with slides and models of different canine skulls which I believe makes this a very educational hour or two at the center. The gift shop has a very nice selection of books and items for purchase... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Our family recently visited the California Wolf Center when we found a deal on groupon. I am glad we went. The volunteers and employees were all very freindly. First we went to a large room where they explained the whole purpose of the center. Then we were educated on the entire wolf species and about the kinds of wolves we... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

John was fabulous. He was patient, knowledgeable and the time spent just looking at the wolves made the trip a highlight. Getting out into the countryside to see the work they do was great and they do it all on such a budget. It really is inspiring. The education my son received is something he has talked and talked about.... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

We are staying at the KQ RV resort next door to the Wolf Center. You can actually look down on the center from the very top RV spaces on the hill. You need a vehicle to get to the Center and there is a rough dirt road to navigate but all the cars ahead of us made it even after... More 

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Corona California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

California Wolf Center is perfect for a short morning or afternoon retreat. The information given is fascinating as well as informative. Well worth the value and very easy to visit. I am now a member so I can support the Wolf and its journey.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

Heidi was such a knowledgeable guide. It's clear she loves working with the wolves and knows everything about them.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

According to the guides, it's better to come during the cold months to appreciate the site. Nevertheless, we had a good time seeing a few of the wolves. Especially the alpha wolf, Kechikan, he greeted us when we arrive. It was in the above 80 degrees and most of the gray wolves were under the shades. The Mexican Red wolf... More 

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Los Angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

A once-in-a-lifetime chance to see endangered wolves up close. They are much larger than dogs and majestic to see in person. The top-notch presentation proceeding the visit with the wolves enhanced the experience.

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