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Lakota Wolf Preserve

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89 Mount Pleasant Rd, Columbia, NJ 07832-2636
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Good day trip. Went with 2 college girls and they enjoyed the outing.

arrived late in the day and walked up the hill to the location of wolf enclosures. They will tell... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2016
New Jersey
Fantastic day out

Beautiful animals. Also great to learn about the foxes and bobcats too. The Arctic wolves were... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2016
London, United Kingdom
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89 Mount Pleasant Rd, Columbia, NJ 07832-2636
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Reviewed 14 February 2016

arrived late in the day and walked up the hill to the location of wolf enclosures. They will tell you it is a short walk and reasonably short but straight up hill. With the wind blowing I wished to have taken the bus. We arrived...More

Thank mommadoc2420
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

Beautiful animals. Also great to learn about the foxes and bobcats too. The Arctic wolves were incredible. The black wolves also The howling was brilliant too! Go here and stop off at the winery. Fantastic day out

Thank jamesrose
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Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

We went on a cold snowy day which was part of the fun. The husband and wife team who run the preserve were so caring. Got to give them a lot of credit as it must be a lot of work. Seeing the wolves was...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2016

Our visit was very poor. I would not recommend this as a destination for families with special needs and/or rowdy children. Here is what happened. Let me start by saying that my son has ADHD. It is a serious disability, one that is often misunderstood...More

11  Thank Philip L
Lakotawolf, Owner at Lakota Wolf Preserve, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2016

First of all we have no problem with children, we have a long list of schools that visit every year and just read all of our other reviews from parents and families who have visited. I find it interesting that our only 2 bad reviews...More

Reviewed 2 January 2016

Had a fun day learning about wolves, fox and bobcat & seeing them up close; got nice pics despite the chain linked fence; they have a cute gift shoppe. Highlight of the day was when they got the wolves howling, gave me goose bumps! Cons:...More

3  Thank Cindy M
Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

Tripadvisor reviews were once again spot on- educational and interesting enough to keep the kids off their electronic devices- for a while at least! Very memorable experience- the animals are beautiful, the owners are exceptional teachers and the chance to hear the eerie wolfpack howl...More

3  Thank JennAndDeanGo2Dinner
Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

Lakota Wolf Preserve is an interesting diversion in western New Jersey. These people are passionate about the wolves, and they know their stuff. There are different varieties of wolves in the enclosures, and the commentary is very informative. They also have bobcat and foxes on...More

1  Thank OziDiver
Reviewed 11 December 2015

This place is amazing! The animals are beautiful and well cared for, The staff members are genuine and you can tell they really care about these animals and the shrinking habitats for all of Americas wildlife. I highly recommend a visit and tour if you...More

Thank jdone
Reviewed 10 December 2015

Wonder experience. Very educational! The owners are extremely knowledgeable and kind! I wish there was adult tours and children tours though because the children can be really loud during the presentation but it really didn't affect the quality of the talk. I learned a lot...More

1  Thank Cynthia S
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

About an hour visit. Worth if you are around. Wolfs , bobcats and foxes. Some basic information from the owners. Interesting and short visit.

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18 July 2017|
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Response from vankalen | Reviewed this property |
I am not certain but I would say yes. Maybe more than two on the weekends but definitely yes
Tulsi C
13 January 2017|
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Response from Lakotawolf | Property representative |
in the winter you will see just as much at either tour. summer time the morning tours are better because it is still cool out
7 November 2016|
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Response from Lakotawolf | Property representative |
the private photo tours are 2 hours long. you can use a tripod on the private photo tour but not on the public educational tour.