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Kamloops Wildlife Park

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9077 East Trans Canada Hwy, Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 6V1, Canada
+1 250-573-3242
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Thoroughly enjoyed the park. We had a guided walking tour and saw some iconic Canadian animals that... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hobart, Australia

The weather was perfect. Took our grandson. Alot of the animals were out and about so it was a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dana W
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This Wildlife Park has over 60 different animal species and serves as a rehabilitation facility for injured creatures. 20TH ANNUAL WILDLIGHTS FESTIVAL at the BC Wildlife Park! December 15th, 2017 to January 7th, 2018 (Closed Christmas Day) 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm (Last admission at 8:30 pm)
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  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“train ride” (54 reviews)
“spirit bear” (21 reviews)
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9077 East Trans Canada Hwy, Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 6V1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed the park. We had a guided walking tour and saw some iconic Canadian animals that were fascinating. Quite a big area to walk around so take the time to wander slowly. We were a little rushed but i would have liked more time...More

Thank CazziD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The weather was perfect. Took our grandson. Alot of the animals were out and about so it was a great day to experience what the park does for the animals.

Thank Dana W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love taking my son here in the winter at night time and riding the train and looking at all the cool light displays defintly a fun activity to do with your little ones they will love it!!

Thank Tyla2015
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Going here is always a positive experience. The animals are usually rescues so no need to worry about that. They have a great raptor rehab programme, and the facility is well-managed and the animals are well cared for. Love seeing a good display of local...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Went to view the animals during the day and enjoyed seeing the grizzly bears slowly getting ready for hibernation. Also got up close and personal with the moose and his very friendly and informative keeper. Came back in the evening for Boo at the Zoo....More

Thank DaleL943
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This is not a normal zoo, as all animals in this wildlife park are here because they can't be released back in to the wild, due to having grown up elsewhere in captivity or injuries etc. There is a strong focus on eduction.

Thank Marieke P
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Also known as the British Columbia (BC) Wildlife Park, it has an area of about 50 hectares. It houses a variety of BC species in spacious exhibits on the beautiful grounds. We visited the zoo when some animals were being served food. The eating styles...More

Thank AsisBandyopadhyay
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is a great place to take the family. Whether you like specific animals or you like a bunch of them. Take the train for a quick tour or walk for a more in-depth look around. Fun for everyone!

Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed the park. We saw every native animal that we wished to see while in Canada. At first impression the enclosures looked unkempt but when studied they are left ‘wild’ to mimick the natural surroundings. It is not like the big flashy zoo’s...More

Thank nomadsfromdownunder
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Easy, clean paths to walk thru the park. Pens well kept and animals look clean and healthy. People need to remember that it is a wildlife park not a zoo so you will only see animals native to BC. Very enjoyable and if the animals...More

Thank Lana T
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13 August 2017|
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Response from Picklebun | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest that you email the park directly. Its a lovely day out and would be enjoyed by adults and children.
Tim E
15 September 2016|
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Response from Margaret V | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I don't know what's happening this weekend at the park. Park hours are 0930 - 1700 daily and admission is $15.50/adult.
6 August 2016|
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Response from BCWildlifePark | Property representative |
Hi Tim, Our rate for Family Day Pass (2 Adults, 4 Children) is $59.00. An Annual Pass for a Family of 6 (2 Adults, 4 Children) is $119.00. We apologize for not responding sooner!