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Lake Tobias Wildlife Park

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760 Tobias Dr, Halifax, PA 17032-9474
+1 717-362-9126
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One of the top PA gems

We visit Tobias's every year. We love the safari ride,the reptile house and the many animals that... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
Cindy S
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Halifax, Pennsylvania
via mobile
Weekend Fun

We wanted to enjoy the great weather we was getting for October and drove the hour and a half from... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
Bob L
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“petting zoo” (137 reviews)
“reptile house” (59 reviews)
LOCATION
760 Tobias Dr, Halifax, PA 17032-9474
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+1 717-362-9126
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"petting zoo"
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"reptile house"
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"feed the animals"
in 57 reviews
"safari ride"
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"day trip"
in 37 reviews
"open air bus"
in 13 reviews
"animal food"
in 11 reviews
"before boarding the bus"
in 5 reviews
"concession stand"
in 19 reviews
"large animals"
in 7 reviews
"baby goats"
in 5 reviews
"animal lovers"
in 8 reviews
"all ages"
in 21 reviews
"lions and tigers"
in 5 reviews
"animals seem"
in 7 reviews
"pack a picnic lunch"
in 5 reviews
"animal exhibits"
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We visit Tobias's every year. We love the safari ride,the reptile house and the many animals that are obviously well cared for and housed in roomy, natural environments. We like it better than Animal Kingdom in Disney World!

Thank Cindy S
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We wanted to enjoy the great weather we was getting for October and drove the hour and a half from Hanover Pa. to Halifax Pa. The safari ride was outstanding with the wild animals coming right up to the bus so you can feed and...More

1  Thank Bob L
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Wow what a wonderful animal exhibit they have created here. This was our first visit but not our last. The facility is laid out nicely and easy walk to see all the well cared for animals. We did the Safari tour when we first got...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We love this place! It's a manageable size for kids & grandparents! We hadn't been in several years & found the upgrades to be wonderful! The sloth is a crowd pleaser, the baby capybaras were adorable & bear feeding time was fascinating. We didn't take...More

1  Thank miscalane
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

We really had difficulty soon after arriving for the tour. only one bus working at the start of a special weekend. Had to wait over half hour. Many of the animals are really within reach however there doesn't appear to be a well structured plan...More

1  Thank Elvin B
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I have lived in the area my entire life and this was my first visit. What a fun day. We used a coupon and save $6 off the admission. Children 2 and under are free. The animals here were very active the day we visited....More

1  Thank HOCKEYMOM12
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit and it was such a nice place. From the moment you drive up., you know you're going to have a good time. The greeters are very friendly, it isn't at all expensive. We took the safari tour and it was...More

1  Thank Raymond P
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

This park offered every type of interaction with wildlife. As you enter you immediately see wildlife roaming around, some large birds just walking around free and others in large spacious clean pens or fenced in area. Then you can take a safari trip through the...More

1  Thank caglackin67
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We had such a fun, informative and relaxing day here despite it being a chilly rainy day. The bus tour is phenomenal. Very knowledgeable guides & the animals were awesome to see up so close. We took our time and enjoyed each exhibit. Not super...More

1  Thank BethIannelli
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Loved the ability to see and touch wildlife and exotic animals thru out this gorgeous Wildlife Park. A Must See For The Nature Lover !

Thank TODD L
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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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