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B Bryan Preserve

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Address: 130 Riverside Dr, Point Arena, CA 95468-8835
Phone Number: +1 707-882-2297

B Bryan Preserve is committed to the breeding and preservation of African...

B Bryan Preserve is committed to the breeding and preservation of African hoof stock. Located on 110 acres, the preserve features upscale lodging along with tours by reservation. Critically endangered Rothschild Giraffe, Grevy's zebra, Hartmann's Mountain Zebra along with Kudu, Roan and Sable antelope are thriving in large open fields.Make us your base for discovering the Mendocino coast. The small town of Point Arena has a working pier on one end and a historic lighthouse on the other with African Hoof Stock in the middle.

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Upclose and Personal with African Wild Animals

B Bryan Preserve is an unexpected surprise on the California Coast! Get up close and personal with 3 varieties of Zebra, a variety of antelope and be "kissed" by the giraffes... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Annette K
San Anselmo, California
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San Anselmo, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

B Bryan Preserve is an unexpected surprise on the California Coast! Get up close and personal with 3 varieties of Zebra, a variety of antelope and be "kissed" by the giraffes! Can't get much more personal than that! Our guide was friendly and gave an in depth, informative tour of the facility and the animals. The enclosures are huge so... More 

Thank Annette K
San Jose, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was raining but we still had a great experience, learning about zebras and giraffes and especially the feeding the the giraffes. never seen them so close! the kids and we, adults, were delighted!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We so enjoyed the opportunity to learn about and be up close and personal with these beautiful animals. Judy and the other tour guide were so knowledgeable and passionate about their work and they educated us about the animals, taught us interesting facts and were open to questions and gave us ample time to admire and observe the animals in... More 

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Auburn, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Visited the preserve with our daughter and her family (6 adults & 2 children under 7). We all enjoyed the 1.5 hour tour. Beautiful zebras, kudu, and giraffes. Lots of great photo ops, so don't forget a camera.

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Point Arena, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

One and a half hour tours morning and evening of breeding herds of endangered species including zebra, giraffe, kudu, sable and more... Feeding time the animals come running and the grand finale is hand feeding the giraffes! Very informative and close up, Lodging in cottages available.

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Boulder Creek, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

I made out with a gorgeous 20-foot giraffe! So did my husband. We both fell in love. The preserve is filled with integrity, care, wild acreage and beautiful, healthy animals. We loved every moment of being there. How amazing to be so near such powerful and majestic creatures. We are grateful to the owners for creating and maintaining such an... More 

Thank Shelly G
Saratoga, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Three of us spent time at the afternoon feeding at this charming spot on the Northern California Coast. We enjoyed it all, from the 10 day old baby zebra, to the aggressive Elvis (one of 3 zebra types here) - to infant Sable & Roan antelopes, to 5 very charming male giraffes. A wonderful afternoon spent with a great guide!... More 

Thank Nancy S
Albion, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

If you've always wanted to see zebras, antelope, and giraffes up close and couldn't afford a trip to Africa, this is the place! The tour guides know what they're talking about and can answer any questions you have about the three species of zebras, three species of antelope, and, of course, their charming ambassadors, the giraffes. I had expected to... More 

Thank Catherine K
Fountain Valley, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

You go to most animal parks and pause a few minutes on your guided tour. At B Bryan you can spend 20 to 30 minutes at each stop. You Learn about the endangered African hooved animals including the "boys", a group of seven young giraffes on loan from the S an Diego Safari park. Feeding the giraffes is the high... More 

Thank tbytrina
Mendocino, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

My daughter and I recently visited over the Labor Day weekend and it was a great experience we will keep with us for a lifetime. The interaction they offer with the giraffe's is incredible! That's really the highlight- feeding and receiving a giraffe kiss. Aside from that they also let you inside the zebra fencing and it's great to see... More 

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