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Wild Winds Buffalo Preserve

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This is one of the best hidden gems I have found in my travels. Not only do the do a great job of... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2018
Vicky C
Such a fun experience!

So on a whim we stop by after seeing a sign along the road. I highly recommend stopping for a tour... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
Michelle M
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6975 N Ray Rd, Fremont, IN 46737-9253
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

This is one of the best hidden gems I have found in my travels. Not only do the do a great job of preserving the buffalo they do a wonderful job of entertaining you while you tour the preserve. The tour guide we had was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Vicky C
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

So on a whim we stop by after seeing a sign along the road. I highly recommend stopping for a tour. We came late on the day but was offered the tour for $10 pp and we had the most informative and fun time. This...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Michelle M
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Enjoyed this as something different to experience and learn about. Our guide Jack was great. Got some great photos. Four adults - all enjoyed the experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 30, 2018

My wife and I had never seen a herd of bison before. My brother-in-law suggested we visit this bison preserve near Lake James, Indiana. I owe him one! We had a wonderful experience. The staff members were personable and well-informed. The `safari' vehicle is a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Coolest thing to do in the area by far! We got to watch HUNDREDS of buffalo stampede to their next grazing field. It was absolutely incredible!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Place is AWESOME. We went on a Wednesday afternoon. Talked with a lively character (Dan), who gave us a ton of information before our 1:00pm tour (I believe the tours are every hour). That's where Bill (our tour guide) took over. We jumped in the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 15, 2017

We stopped here on our way home from Ohio. We found the place on the backroads with our GPS. We took the tour with another couple. They have a truck and take your right into the middle of the herd. The guide answered all of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

My mom and I were in Fremont for the day visiting the wineries and we were told to stop here. It's a pretty cool experience. Neither one of us have ever been that close to wild bison before. It's $10 per person, which isn't bad,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Alisha T
Reviewed July 4, 2017

we just happened to see an add for the preserve and thought it sounded interesting and wasn't too far away. Very friendly staff who knew their stuff. We even got to feed an injured buffalo apples to assist him in the healing process. It was...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank 180mommak
Reviewed June 22, 2017

Went there with our grandkids only to discover the day we went was " by appointment only" We had called in advance to ask if they were open and we're told yes. kids were very disappointed. They really need a website that works so people...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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