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Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary

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-Sad situations but Beautiful beasts. There were perhaps 3 or 4 100% wolves, most other animals... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2018
Holland, Massachusetts
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everything about the WSWS was spectacular- everything: the animals, people, tours, cabin, gift... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
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378 Candy Kitchen Road, HC 61 Box 28, Ramah, NM 87321
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Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

-Sad situations but Beautiful beasts. There were perhaps 3 or 4 100% wolves, most other animals were wolf-dogs, and there were Australian Dingos, coyotes, foxes, and dogs. All of these babies are staying here for life due to abandonment, natural disasters, physically unable to survive...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

everything about the WSWS was spectacular- everything: the animals, people, tours, cabin, gift shop. i learned so much on the regular tour w/ chase & the feeding tour w/ patricia, & i relished observing the animals at close range, hearing them & appreciating their uniqueness...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

This place was really neat if you happen to be in the area or planning a camping trip. We drove from Albuquerque just to see the wolves (3 hour drive) I wouldn’t do that again unless we had something else planned in the area (lots...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Cmac2385
Reviewed May 7, 2018

The majority of animals here were wolf-dog mixes. I think there were only three 100% wolves. The white one was gorgeous but he has a problem with his stomach that had to be stapled back in place because it turns (common ailment of older wolves),...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Very informative tour of unreleasable wolf and wolf dogs with a few other species of dingo and fox. Down a dirt wash board road bit so worth while.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed February 18, 2018

We drove out there from Albuquerque for my daughter in law's birthday and I thought it was worth the trip. It's a very nice drive from Grants south to the sanctuary and the sanctuary was great. The woman working the counter was very nice and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

We made a long drive for this place ....was it worth it? Well I love this animals but I was disappointed since we didn't get to pet them or have them closer to us. They are of course fenced but I though they would at...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 9, 2017

You learn a lot about wolves and the different kinds and every thing you wanted to know and how wolves have a lot of meaning in our wold . They are a spirit in our heart and soul they are music to the world .Leyton...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed November 4, 2017

I have been following this place for a while and wanting to visit and finally decided to take a weekend to come see the wolves and so glad that I did. I stayed in their cabin which was very peaceful and WARM with everything that...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank David J
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

We weren't sure if we wanted to drive the 100+ miles, but we were glad we did. There is nothing glamorous about the sanctuary, however, they saved the lives of all those wolves, wolf hybrids (wolf-dogs) and other wonderful creatures. Our knowledgeable guide, took us...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Kathy B
October 17, 2017|
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Response from Stephanie G | Reviewed this property |
You can't bring dogs into the actual sanctuary but you can stay overnight in the rentals with dogs.
September 1, 2016|
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Response from Dolores V | Reviewed this property |
She is definitely not too young. The staff is wonderful and the wolves beautiful. She will be thrilled. The prices are on their website but if you call them they are very friendly and will answer all of your questions.
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Brisbane, Australia
NM itinerary - August 2019 (9 Replies)
We are considering the following itinerary and would appreciate any input. I know it is your summer and busy and hot. We are not hikers and have a rental car. Coming from Canyon de Chelley - to Gallup for the Pow Wow that is held the second weekend in August. Gallup - 2 Nights Gallup to Albuquerque via Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary and Grants Albuquerque - 2 nights Alb to Taos via Santa Fe Taos - 3 nights This is some R&R and to see the Taos Pueblos Taos to Santa Rose - potentially scuba...More
October 30, 2018|
Response fromRedRox|
Sounds like a fun trip. Calculate drive times by adding 30% to map app estimates.
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Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary (0 Replies)
We're traveling from Phoenix to Santa Fe. Taking 2 days and will have time to stop at the Wolf Sanctuary. Is it worth a detour? Based on the reviews we will be stopping for pie and coffee at the Ancient Cafe in Ramah
November 07, 2009|