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Lake Tobias Wildlife Park

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760 Tobias Dr, Halifax, PA 17032-9474
+1 717-362-9126
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Nice little place

Well it had been roughly 15 years since I was here last. Visited today as a couple with no... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Nice zoo

If you go take the safari ride. We saw a number of different types of deer, elk and cattle as well... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
New Jersey, United States
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760 Tobias Dr, Halifax, PA 17032-9474
+1 717-362-9126
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well it had been roughly 15 years since I was here last. Visited today as a couple with no kids..... the park has really grown! The park still felt so warm and friendly. The safari is still the best part of the park and was...More

Thank Clc2012
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you go take the safari ride. We saw a number of different types of deer, elk and cattle as well as rheas. People purchase food to feed the animals and they come right up to the vehicle. The vehicles do not have a top...More

Thank FamReun2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kids loved the lions, reptiles, nicely maintained property, staff was friendly and helpful and we enjoyed our visit on this August day

Thank mountlombard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went here with a family of kids, ranging from 14 through 4 on a Sunday in late August 2017. The park is not tremendously big and they are not a great deal of exhibits, but the kids had a nice time. We spent approximately...More

Thank lookingforwhattodo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I kept hearing about this place from friends, so we decided to take a trip and check it out. I had heard about the safari tour and I would definitely recommend it, my kids absolutely loved being able to get so close to the animals...More

Thank GizemU
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best part about this zoo is that the animals are not kept in tiny cages they have huge fields to Rome free. The safari is also a great the animals eat right out of your hand. I would recommend this to anyone.

Thank Logan C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous time! Everyone in the family enjoyed it. The zoo has some great animals in it. The petting zoo was great fun for the kids (goats, donkeys, a camel, llamas, etc.). The safari ride was fantastic. Sue, our guide, shared lots of information about the...More

Thank relique2005
Reviewed August 13, 2017

While a bit out of the way, Lake Tobias was a highlight of our trip. The safari ride took us in the midst of a wide variety of animals, many of whom we got to feed and touch. There were a lot of babies, both...More

Reviewed July 29, 2017

We saw this place listed in a travel brochure. What a great find! We arrived when it opened, that process could use improving. You need to pay at the gate which slowed down the lines especially with school buses involved. Once inside they have great...More

1  Thank R2798ZTjenniferg
Reviewed July 28, 2017

Located just outside Halifax Pa . lots of animals to see on tour in old school buses with tops cut off guides are very knowledgeable about the animals. picnic area and concession stands. Veteran get in free. Other family members must pay. It is a...More

Thank Ken R
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June 16, 2017|
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Response from Rebecca G | Reviewed this property |
Emus come right up to the bus on the safari. There are other birds roaming freely but they don't tend to come right up to the guests......
August 5, 2016|
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Response from Denise L | Reviewed this property |
Expect to spend about 3 1/2 to four hours. Bring plenty of sunscreen the bus canopies are open!
May 18, 2016|
Response from Kristin S |
Yes! Our son was 20 months and rode without an issue, and there was a 1-year-old on the ride sitting across from us. No problem at all. In fact, our son threw his pacifier overboard at one point, and the guide went off the... More