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Lake Tobias Wildlife Park

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Affordable Family Time

Tobias Wildlife Park is owned and operated by an incredible family. The park is fun and relaxing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wendy S
Great place for kids

We had such a great time with my daughter and granddaughters. They loved feeding the goats and the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Deborah E
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New Cumberland, Pennsylvania
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760 Tobias Dr, Halifax, PA 17032-9474
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tobias Wildlife Park is owned and operated by an incredible family. The park is fun and relaxing and, most of all, affordable. I've been to several parks and zoos and this Park ranks at the top.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had such a great time with my daughter and granddaughters. They loved feeding the goats and the great big birds - I think Emus, A little hot in the summer - but still was a great day.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Deborah E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I think it's the best ZOO what I have been visited in USA after Sand Diego Zoo. We spend over 4 hours there and we didn't get all of places,in special when you have kids.Safari tour is very organised and the bus is more confortable...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dragostina
Reviewed 18 October 2018

They have many animals to view - lions and tigers and bears - and more. there is a petting zoo with lots of animals - look out for the goats trying to steal the food. Also a reptile house with snakes, monkeys, a sloth plus...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank traveler19607
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

We try to go every year. Fun for any age. The animals all look very happy and definitely well taken care of. The staff is also friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gibarbie01
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Arrived 5 minutes after they opened and immediately headed up the walking path to the brand new giraffe enclosure,nobody else around us for 15 minutes except 1 of the keepers who we had a wonderful giraffe and Tobias conversation with.As we rounded the bend of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank krousenhammer
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

It had been awhile since We’ve visited Lake Tobias. I have to say the safari tour arrangement is nicer and more organized than it use to be. It is fun to feed the animals. They could use a bigger reptile theater, it was packed in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cuinthemoon
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

I don’t like anyplace that keeps animals in cages so small. The lions looked stressed and restless in a VERY small enclosure. I was very upset by this. So much food thrown around the animal enclosures. I can’t understand people who visit this and think...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank 787heathers
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We try to make it to this park once a year. You are never too old or too young to attend. Something for everyone. It's been a while, so we saw the new bus loading terminal for the first time. Very nice! Take a picnic...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JG717
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Come every year with the grandkids and they love it. Animals seem well cared for, a lot to see and learn, bus ride fantastic, snack bar has reasonable prices and the staff is great. Lastly, thanks for the free admission to my husband who is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bryan J
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Katladt
17 June 2017|
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Response from Rebecca G | Reviewed this property |
Emus come right up to the bus on the safari. There are other birds roaming freely but they don't tend to come right up to the guests......
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cecustard
6 August 2016|
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Response from Denise L | Reviewed this property |
Expect to spend about 3 1/2 to four hours. Bring plenty of sunscreen the bus canopies are open!
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Y4951HUjennifers
19 May 2016|
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Response from Kristin S |
Yes! Our son was 20 months and rode without an issue, and there was a 1-year-old on the ride sitting across from us. No problem at all. In fact, our son threw his pacifier overboard at one point, and the guide went off the... More
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