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Gone Wild Safari Park

Features Animals
805 Hooper Rd, Pineville, LA 71360-3023
+1 318-787-6902
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Do it!!

While we were there, I heard one lady say "this is better than the zoo!" & in a way, it really is... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2017
via mobile
Always fun

This is our second time here. We always enjoy it. Good fun for family of all ages and supporting... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
Springhill, Louisiana
via mobile
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“petting zoo” (6 reviews)
“fun feeding” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
805 Hooper Rd, Pineville, LA 71360-3023
+1 318-787-6902
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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

While we were there, I heard one lady say "this is better than the zoo!" & in a way, it really is. You get the opportunity to interact with the animals there. We got to feed deer out of our hands and to interact with...More

Thank oinkmeowbarkbark
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

This is our second time here. We always enjoy it. Good fun for family of all ages and supporting local attractions. Great family fun!!

Thank PattersonThacker
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Not a safari at all some cages and large enclosure. 1000 foot loop around pound. 99% North America animals. Way to much $ for deer, peacocks and few camels

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Small local animal safari located north of Alexandria/Pineville area in village of Tioga Louisiana. Nice close area just small, only 10 acres or so with nice close encounters with the animals in clean safe environment. Short bus ride to feed critters Granddaughter loves.

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This awesome place to me was in the middle of nowhere! Just so happened I was searching things to do while in Alexandria & stumbled upon this! We had a blast! So much fun feeding the animals! The staff is also very friendly! Best part...More

1  Thank KcDawn
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Acres of land with all sorts of exotic grazing animals - zebras, camels, wildebeasts, ostriches, prairie dogs, Kangaroos, and more. There is a petting zoo and you can ride around in a guided bus and get really close to the animals. Hold on to all...More

1  Thank jcgtune
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to bring the whole family. Gone Wild Safari is a different experience from a zoo. Your able to get an up close, one on one glimpse of these exotic animals. You can also feed certain animals from the palm of...More

1  Thank bougmp44
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Gone wild is such a unique experience! It isnt very large, but it is located in smaller, less populated areas, so that is to be expected. That doesnt make it any less perfect for a fun day with the family. During the summer, i take...More

1  Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 15 August 2016

I took my mother and uncle (both seniors) to this park when we visited Pineville. We had so much fun. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The bathrooms are easy to find and very clean. The store is neat and has birds to keep...More

2  Thank TracyR2004
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The safari was well worth it. Kids had fun feeding the animals from the bus. We were surprised by the close encounters you get with the animals.

Thank lg12342016
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