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Hawkeye Buffalo Ranch

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#1 of 1 things to do in Fredericksburg Features Animals
3034 Pembroke Ave, Fredericksburg, IA 50630-9533
+1 563-237-5318
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Hawkeye Buffalo Ranch=great visit!

Had a great time with my kids feeding the buffalo. My usually timid 5-year was excited to feed corn... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2016
Elgin, Illinois
Wow!! What a tour!!

I cannot say enough positive things about the ranch, the amazing people who run it, and of course... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2016
Mindie H
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3034 Pembroke Ave, Fredericksburg, IA 50630-9533
+1 563-237-5318
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Reviewed October 18, 2016

Had a great time with my kids feeding the buffalo. My usually timid 5-year was excited to feed corn straight into the mouths of the buffalo. Dan and Martha are awesome hosts and very knowledgeable. They care about their herd, the land and the history...More

Thank Alley5044
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

I cannot say enough positive things about the ranch, the amazing people who run it, and of course the bison. The tour is $10 for adults and includes a wagon ride into the herd- and the amazing experience of getting to hand feed these majestic...More

Thank Mindie H
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

We did not go there expecting the tour, but we got one anyway. Mr. M (not sure if I should use his name) was incredibly gracious and knowledgeable. Highlight had to be feeding the buffalo. We accidentally locked the keys in one of the cars....More

Thank svrcek2
Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

Went with a boy scout group. They kept the boys entertained and everyone had a great time and learned a lot too.

Thank Jordan D
Reviewed July 4, 2015

This farm has a herd of about 45 buffalo and you can take a tractor trip to see them really close up. They love corn on the cob and come running when they hear the tractor coming. You have to stuff the corn cob into...More

Thank AvisM31
Reviewed August 31, 2014

We toured this farm as part of the regional "Farm Crawl"; Martha was an excellent guide and hostess. We especially enjoyed that, after our wagon trip to feed the bison, the kids and I could roam around the farmstead and play with Buddy the Giant...More

Thank Rob G
Reviewed July 27, 2014

Very unique experience. Fed buffalo in the pasture from a wagon, and learned a great deal about them. Guides were very down to earth farm folk.

Thank David V
Reviewed April 4, 2014 via mobile

We took our two 2-year old boys there last summer and had a great time! The ranch is run by a wonderful family who truly love these animals and it comes through in your time with them. Can't wait to go back next summer!

Thank Ashnjill
Reviewed March 24, 2012

I highly recommend this place to everyone! We have been there multiple times and enjoy it every time. Feeding the buffalo is really fun and you get to see the animals up close. The buffalo meat they sell is out of this world and the...More

1  Thank KatherineNoel
Reviewed February 13, 2012

Interesting for a little while but after that kinda boring. The calves are cute but don't get to close. they are not cows.

Thank Daryl'sadork
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