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Kamloops Wildlife Park

#3 of 68 things to do in Kamloops Features Animals
9077 East Trans Canada Hwy, Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 6V1, Canada
+1 250-573-3242
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Great entry area, so-so walking around the live exhibits.

If you go on a hot day, wear a hat, bring some water along. A number of the more interesting... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ken M
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Victoria BC
Ran in ran out!

Your admission helps the animals saved in the park. The best part! The grizzlies. Omg I could of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shannon H
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“grizzly bears” (34 reviews)
“train ride” (50 reviews)
“spirit bear” (18 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
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9077 East Trans Canada Hwy, Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 6V1, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

If you go on a hot day, wear a hat, bring some water along. A number of the more interesting animals will be hanging out in the shade or a hole where you can't see them. Particularly memorable was the visit to the birds of...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Your admission helps the animals saved in the park. The best part! The grizzlies. Omg I could of sat there for hours watching them play in their pool. Amazing! Scary but amazing! Loved it!

Thank Shannon H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got to see an abundance of wildlife here. Tuns of birds of all sorts and we may have caught a glimise of lynx!

Thank jacksimmersfamily
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good selection of native animals plus a few others. We particularly loved the kermode bear, Clover, who was in the process of climbing a tree when we saw her. Enjoyed the train ride around the park and past some of the animal enclosures. Nice gift...More

Thank Picklebun
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This park is a great place to spend a morning or afternoon. Allow lots of time to see it all. If visiting with young ones as we did you would want a stroller. There are lots of places to stop and rest and the train...More

Thank sharronw320
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We visited the park last week and thoroughly enjoyed with our 3 kids. Unfortunately we were horrified to find a tick embedded in our daughters head the next day. There was a sign on our way out of the park mentioning ticks but I feel...More

Thank alanaeliz
BCWildlifePark, Guest Relations Manager at Kamloops Wildlife Park, responded to this review

Dear alanaeliz Thank you for taking the time to let us know that your daughter picked up a tick at our Park! On behalf of my team, I would like to offer my sincere apologies that we did not mention the risk of ticks at...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017

$45 for a family of 3 was way overpriced foe the xperience animals look malnurished hardly any animals old facility no staff around anywhere except for the rude cashier at the entrance. Save your time and money avoid this rip offMore

Thank Jason L
BCWildlifePark, General Manager at Kamloops Wildlife Park, responded to this review

We are very sorry to hear you had a poor experience at the BC Wildlife Park and it was completely unacceptable you were greeted with a ‘rude cashier’. We at the BC Wildlife Park take it very seriously to ensure the guest experience is an...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I feel lucky to live somewhere that has this place available to visit. A really open space for the animals. This means a lot of walking but worth it to catch a glimpse of your favourite animal. Plus you can always have a break while...More

Thank mummy75
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I took a group of international students from Japan, Switzerland and Mexico to the wildlife park and they were amazed at how close you could get to the animals and they also liked the large open enclosures for viewing them. Everyone's favorite were the Grizzly...More

Thank DaleL943
BCWildlifePark, Guest Relations Manager at Kamloops Wildlife Park, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your great review! We are very glad your group of international students enjoyed the Park!

Reviewed 26 March 2017

not only can you see some amazing animals but the have a education centre for teaching the young kids. the rehabilitate animals as well here which is wonderful !! clean and nice to visit and take the little train ride for fun.

Thank sunnfunseekers2017
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Tim E
Can you tell me what is going on at the park this weekend? September 17, 2016. What are the park hours and admission for two adults? Tim
16 September 2016|
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Response from Margaret V | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I don't know what's happening this weekend at the park. Park hours are 0930 - 1700 daily and admission is $15.50/adult.
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jkevin2016
Admission costs for the park, 2 adults, 4 children
7 August 2016|
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Response from BCWildlifePark | Property representative |
Hi Tim, Our rate for Family Day Pass (2 Adults, 4 Children) is $59.00. An Annual Pass for a Family of 6 (2 Adults, 4 Children) is $119.00. We apologize for not responding sooner!
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giligulu2016
How long does it take to go thru all the 'basic' part of the zoo w/o taking the train? Much appreciated for advises.
20 July 2016|
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Response from BCWildlifePark | Property representative |
Hello! It takes 1.5 - 2 hours to see the whole Park depending on your leisure.
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