The Wild Animal Sanctuary

1946 Weld County Road (WCR) 53, Denver, CO 80643
Local: 303-536-0118 Fax: 303-536-4685
Region: Denver Area City: Denver

Overview

30 miles northeast of Denver. See more than 350 lions, tigers, bears, leopards, cougars, wolves and other carnivores rescued from illegal or abusive situations, roaming free in species-specific habitats on 720 acres of open grassland. The Sanctuary is open daily to the public (except holidays and bad weather), 9am - sunset for educational purposes and features a "Mile Into The Wild" elevated walkway that spans the sanctuary's open habitats and allows visitors to see the animals roaming freely.

Amenities
Facility Amenities: ADA-compliant, Brochures Available, Concessions, Food/Beverage Service, Gift Shop, Handicapped Parking, Maps & Brochures Available, Parking on site, Picnic Area, Printed Guides Available, Restrooms, Vending Machines, Visitor Center on site
General Information: Dates Closed: New Years Day, July 4th, Thanksgiving, December 25th, Hours of Operation: 9am to 4pm (October through May) and 9am to Sunset (May through September)
Group Amenities: Accommodates Tour Groups, Bus/Motorcoach Parking on site
Guest Information: Family-friendly
On-site Activities: Scenic Overlook, Wildlife Viewing
Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Discover, MasterCard, Personal Checks, Travelers Checks, Visa
Rate Information: Cost of Admission: $15-adults, $7.50-kids
Rentals: Other: wagons/wheelchairs
Tour Information: Customized Tours, Tour Schedule: Self-guided tours anytime during normal hours