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Yellowstone Bear World

#1 of 15 things to do in Rexburg Features Animals
6010 S 4300 W, Rexburg, ID 83440-4405
+1 208-359-9688
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Family, kids aged 8 thru 14

We stopped here on a friend's recommendation and we weren't disappointed. It is definitely aimed at... read more

Reviewed yesterday
BuddingWisdom
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Waterloo, Canada
via mobile
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This is a great place! Well set up, animals have great environments, clean , well staffed. All... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Becky K
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Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
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Idaho's #1 wildlife attraction. A drive through wildlife park featuring North American wildlife including: rocky mountain elk, bison, white-tail deer, rocky mountain goats, moose and of course american black bear, grizzly bear and gray wolves. Wildlife are free roaming in natural habitats as your drive through in the comfort and safety of your personal vehicle or RV. Park also includes: bear cub exhibit, interactive petting zoo, fish feeding deck, amusement rides, cafe and gift shop. Guided tours and bear cub feeding experiences also available.Open daily Mid-May through Mid-0ctober.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“petting zoo” (144 reviews)
“curator tour” (40 reviews)
“bear cubs” (65 reviews)
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6010 S 4300 W, Rexburg, ID 83440-4405
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+1 208-359-9688
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stopped here on a friend's recommendation and we weren't disappointed. It is definitely aimed at children younger than ours but we still enjoyed it. We recommend if you are driving through the park (as oppose to taking the curator tour) to at least follow...More

Thank BuddingWisdom
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a great place! Well set up, animals have great environments, clean , well staffed. All animals look very well cared for. We went assuming we would stay for an hour at most and spent the whole afternoon- very worth the trip and price...More

Thank Becky K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are a "young at heart" couple who throughly enjoyed this attraction. Having left Yellowstone without seeing bear, it was a treat to find this not far off our path to Coeur d'Alene. We did the drive through and also the tour where we fed...More

1  Thank nbkda64
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were told by a tour guide to check this place out and were given the impression it was a refuge and that they were for a limited time, allowing people to bottle feed their cubs. We just thought they had some they had rescued....More

1  Thank crna1231
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped because it was there ... glad we did. It was fun to be up close with the Bears, the petting zoo was good and rides for the kids makes this an all around fun stop .... we felt overpriced but to once it...More

Thank vchristen
Reviewed 1 week ago

We made the drive from L.A. to Rexburg just to go to Bear World. After 14 years of having last visited Bear World and telling our children about it we decided to take them to the wonderful experience that Bear World was for us and...More

Thank TicoKenitrin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a group with 10 children and 10 adults. With the kids ranging in age from 1 year to 12. The adults loved it as much as the children. We drove through in our own cars and saw plenty of animals. We enjoyed the...More

Thank Blue H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an awesome experience. Our toddler had fun as much as we do. Will come back. Friendly staff and great prices

Thank nina r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a fun time going to see all the animals there. They have a very white elk that is amazing! Unfortunately, it was hot so a lot of the bears were in shelter and couldn't see them very well. But there are a bunch!!

Thank plwd77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here on the way to Yellowstone. It's drive through park and you can drive in midst of elk, bison, deer, black bear and moose. There were plenty of them in all sizes. Keep your windows rolled up and stay on the marked roadways....More

1  Thank 2happy_trippers
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Mazer B
31 January 2017|
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Response from rag_ftw | Reviewed this property |
To answer your question we were there in mid October. Animals were visible and crowds were not bad. That having been said I honestly must add that we will not return to this establishment. Many of the bears were very much... More
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haileyjenkins2323
23 June 2016|
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Response from Don S | Reviewed this property |
I just looked it up on their website because I forgot but it's $12 a person.
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