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Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

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Open today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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Really worth the drive & visit

I'm late in writing this review but wanted to come back to it because we all had such a good time... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Newport, Oregon
Great For Kids & Adults too!

We drove over from eastern Washington. We were here on a Monday so there wasn't a large crowd... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ephrata, Washington
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tram ride”(107 reviews)
“mountain goats”(36 reviews)
“zip line”(52 reviews)
SMELL MOOSE BREATH! Hop aboard a comfortable tram for a narrated tour of 435 acres in which American bison, Roosevelt elk, woodland caribou, bighorn sheep, moose and deer roam free. See bears, otters, badgers, lynx, bobcats, foxes, wolves and other...more
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11610 Trek Dr E, Eatonville, WA 98328-9502
+1 360-832-6117
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have been wanting to visit this place for a long time with my kids, but was disappointed. The prices are so high it’s crazy! I could probably live with that if the experience was worth it, but we hardly saw any animals! No big...More

Thank Julia G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm late in writing this review but wanted to come back to it because we all had such a good time. Its not so big that older visitors can't walk it, play area and food for the kids, loved the tram ride and trying to...More

Thank mermaidtears2010
Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove over from eastern Washington. We were here on a Monday so there wasn't a large crowd which made it nice for keeping track of young kids. We started with the tram ride. The wait was very short. There isn't a bad seat on...More

Thank TalbotsinWA
Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove here from Olympia, WA and it was well worth the effort. I was with a family group of 8, and we all had a good time. It is in a beautiful forest and wetlands setting with a great variety of plants and trees....More

Thank Mohsman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Northwest Trek is a unique experience! Not your average zoo. It is an open wildlife sanctuary, with native Northwest wildlife -- bison, elk, big horn sheep, moutain goats, and even moose. You ride a tram out through the open fields, hills and can get up...More

Thank alanbZ1732RQ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is not a review of the Northwest Trek Wildlife Park, which we thought was wonderful (we saw so many beautiful animals, and even the food was good!). Rather, buyer beware with the obstacle course/zip line experience which you can join for an extra fee...More

6  Thank Lucyjune
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Little Zoo with Indigenous Animals We arrived on a Saturday morning shortly after opening to find the zoo moderately busy. We could have made the first tram but would have needed to race to catch it. We go tickets for the next one and...More

1  Thank BSinPNS
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Came to Trek with my senior parents, they had a great time. Road the tram and got to see a good amount of wild life. It was early afternoon so most of the animals where sleeping. The park is very clean, has lots of signs...More

Thank 4hoodz
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Our family enjoyed spending Father's Day at NW Trek. The tram (bus) ride through the free-range area was fun with a helpful and entertaining tour guide. After the tour, we walked the grounds. It's such a beautiful area with lovely trails for walking. Unfortunately, many...More

1  Thank Sharon W
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time at this place! The park for the kids is the perfect size and the tram ride in the free roaming area was so fun and informative. My kids who are 4 1/2 and 1 1/2 had an awesome time trying...More

Thank lcsmith330
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Ryan J
February 4, 2018|
Response from MaryBeth M | Reviewed this property |
This is a question for Northwest Trek you can look up the web site and email the question or call them. I do not know the answer, Sorry!
Ryan J
February 19, 2017|
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Response from Denette C | Property representative |
Hi Ryan, the foxes are indeed shy. The best advice I have is to look for them near the back of the exhibit when you first approach - they do camouflage very well - and then to stand as quietly as possible. After a few... More
July 6, 2016|
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Response from Denette C | Property representative |
Hi porky1porky, our animals enjoy winter in the Northwest as much as they enjoy summer, and it's wonderful to see animals like mountain goats, bison, and gray wolves in their furry winter coats. Although the bears slow down... More