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Wolf Sanctuary of PA

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A hidden gem. An experience you will never forget!

My Wife & I only recently were made aware that this Wolf Sanctuary even existed & it is situated... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Extinction is forever

Extinction is forever resonated with me as I walked around the sanctuary. These beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Wolf Sanctuary of PA is dedicated to providing as near a natural life home to the wolves and wolf hybrids that live here. We hope to share educational information with our visitors and introduce you to the world of the wolf.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
465 Speedwell Forge Rd, Lititz, PA 17543-9537
+1 717-626-4617
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My Wife & I only recently were made aware that this Wolf Sanctuary even existed & it is situated only 35 miles from our home. It is tucked back in the Lancaster County countryside near Lititz, Pa. on a large privately owned property perfectly suited...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I came to PA specifically to visit this sanctuary. To my disappointment it is not a sanctuary; merely another zoo that specializes in wolves. The wolves are in enclosures, some larger than others but still a zoo environment. One pack of wolves consisting of 2...More

Thank pamny56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Extinction is forever resonated with me as I walked around the sanctuary. These beautiful, intelligent creatures should be in the wild yet this is the only way we can keep them safe from human predation. Thee folk do amazing work giving as natural as possible...More

Thank Mysteryevaluator
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some four dozen denizens including recently arrived pups. Take a full moon tour with huge bonfire and howlin’ good entertainment. Stay at the B&B onsite.

Thank Alan O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoy seeing wolfs, even if the most of them were sleeping, also bonfire looked amazing too. Downside, It seemed a little bit unorganized as gift shop opened way to late and when it opened, it was a huge line trying to get in...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

my group went to the Harvest Moon event this past saturday and we all had a good time your volunteers were very knowledgeable about the wolfs and had wonderful stories. It was my first time there very worth while

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It seemed a little unorganized...but the volunteer speakers had passion about what they do!! You could not get into the gift shop for the enormous crowds...and could not find the coffee. But the evening was nice and they had a bus to take you back...More

Thank Molly S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were very excited to come learn about the wolves at this “sanctuary” but we showed up to the full moon tour where there were at least 300 people hoping to do the same! I’m sorry but if you take care of wolves and have...More

Thank jk8690
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the Thursday 10am tour and we had a great time! Even though we arrived late due to traffic from Jersey, the staff was very accommodating and allowed us to hop on the tour (even gave us extra time to see the wolves...More

Thank 215katie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had reservations to do a tour here and unfortunately were in Philly the night before and although we left 3 hrs. before tour, we were caught in crazy traffic trying to get from downtown and out of the city. Then we missed a turn...More

Thank L H
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caroldawnchris S
7 September 2018|
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Response from deezmayer | Reviewed this property |
Appears all answers have been posted; my only advice is to get reservations to the sanctuary in advance if you can and BE SURE YOU ARE AT THE GATES WELL BEFORE THEY OPEN! We did not stay @ B&B
Sue W
16 August 2018|
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Response from Diane D | Reviewed this property |
You will just need to see the available times on their website when you book the tickets.
30 May 2018|
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Response from Jeanne S | Reviewed this property |
If the wolves are feeling social, they'll come right up to the inner fence. Guides do go in between the two fences, and on our tour one of the guides was rubbing one if the wolves bellies. Most of the wolves look like they... More