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Yellowstone Bear World

#1 of 15 things to do in Rexburg Features Animals
6010 S 4300 W, Rexburg, ID 83440-4405
+1 208-359-9688
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Stopped here on our way to Yellowstone. It was a great pit stop for the kids. It is a bit expensive... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Chris R
via mobile
Hey lookee here! A little park with lots of potential.

Yellowstone Bear World can be found between Idaho Falls and Rexburg in eastern Idaho. It's also a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Boise, Idaho
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Idaho's #1 wildlife attraction. A drive through wildlife park featuring North American wildlife including: rocky mountain elk, bison, white-tail deer, rocky mountain goats, moose and of course american black bear, grizzly bear and gray wolves. Wildlife are free roaming in natural habitats as your drive through in the comfort and safety of your personal vehicle or RV. Park also includes: bear cub exhibit, interactive petting zoo, fish feeding deck, amusement rides, cafe and gift shop. Guided tours and bear cub feeding experiences also available.Open daily Mid-May through Mid-0ctober.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“petting zoo” (138 reviews)
“bear cubs” (61 reviews)
“curator tour” (36 reviews)
6010 S 4300 W, Rexburg, ID 83440-4405
+1 208-359-9688
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopped here on our way to Yellowstone. It was a great pit stop for the kids. It is a bit expensive (2 adults & 2 kids) was approximately $65.00. We saw lots of bears! Along with elk, deer and moose. The kids had a great...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 5 days ago

Yellowstone Bear World can be found between Idaho Falls and Rexburg in eastern Idaho. It's also a great first or last stop if you're coming or going from Yellowstone National Park. Yellowstone Bear World is primarily a drive-thru park. There's one to three different fess...More

Thank HeyLookeeHere
Reviewed 6 days ago

I love these kind of parks where you can drive through and have Bears and different animals right outside your car. I paid for the chance to feed the bear cubs, I don't know how often I'll ever get that opportunity again without worrying about...More

Thank jacob_riedle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pretty fun to go through the park and see the bears and other wildlife. Definitely not worth the $20 per adult. You drive through a little park with a fair amount of animals, but you can role down your windows when you near the elk...More

1  Thank Kyle E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove 40 miles one way off our path to see Bear World. It was a bit of a disappointment. We only saw the back end of one grizzly bear. There were five kiddie rides and 2 were broken down. It was not cheap and...More

1  Thank Amy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here on our way to Canada. It was well worth it. Loved driving the property and all the bears we saw but the Curator Tour where we could feed the bears up close was so much fun. The bears would sit up on...More

Thank Kent B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was perfect for my kids ages 6 and 7. It's a little pricey but so much fun. The curator tour was worth the extra cost to be able to feed the bears. The rides were perfect for the age of my kids. There's places...More

Thank Cami W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped to visit Yellowstone Bear World on our way up to Yellowstone. We paid by the car load for 4 adults and 1 child. I believe it was $79. We drove through twice before we went to the petting zoo. There were plenty of...More

Thank Mindles88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was definitely worth the money. Very well priced and we saw so many animals. We loved the baby bears. It's the best petting zoo I've ever seen. We loved getting to pet and feed the baby mule dear. The amusement park rides were...More

Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to see the bears. It is fun. There are bears, elk, bison and other animals you see from the safety of your car. Also, there is a kids petting zoo and rides. Lots of people!

Thank yannis63
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Mazer B
January 30, 2017|
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Response from rag_ftw | Reviewed this property |
To answer your question we were there in mid October. Animals were visible and crowds were not bad. That having been said I honestly must add that we will not return to this establishment. Many of the bears were very much... More
June 22, 2016|
Response from Don S | Reviewed this property |
I just looked it up on their website because I forgot but it's $12 a person.