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Irvine Park

Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
+1 715-723-0051
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This Place is Great!

We had a beautiful fall day when we visited. The trees were bursting with color and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rochester, Minnesota

Describe in one word... Fantastic! The weather was perfect and the grounds immaculate. Small zoo... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“petting zoo” (38 reviews)
“picnic areas” (22 reviews)
“light display” (12 reviews)
Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
+1 715-723-0051
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a beautiful fall day when we visited. The trees were bursting with color and the temperature was perfect for our walk. Great animal exhibits, porcupine to owl to monkey...and then the large animal pens! We got to the tiger area to see an...More

Thank KAFMinnesota
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Describe in one word... Fantastic! The weather was perfect and the grounds immaculate. Small zoo, some history and nature galore. We really enjoyed it. Put 15000 steps on my Fitbit!

Thank nellglav
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We told our two 3 year old grandchildren to the zoo, followed by a picnic & playground fun. Great little zoo, perfect for small children. We then enjoyed a picnic lunch and the kids were able to play at playground. They loved it! I would...More

Thank mrsku2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Irvine Park packs a lot into a small package. The park straddles Duncan Creek, with roads and trails winding through the steep and lovely valley. You’ll find picnic grounds, kid activities, historic buildings, and a small zoo. Some of the zoo enclosures are much too...More

Thank alleyraven
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Located just outside of Chippewa Falls. Nice park area, trails, and small zoo with large animals. A gem in the rough. Nice place for a trail walk and a zoo for the kids. Definitely a place to see if in the area.

Thank WItraveler2000
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Whether your into hiking, biking, picnicking or just enjoying the beauty of the falls this is for you. A great family place also as they have the newly remodeled zoo and play area for children. We haven't been to Chippewa for 12 years and we're...More

Thank Sandi Z
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Surprising and fun. Strange combo of zoo, park, great views, history and outdoors. Didn't have enough time to truly enjoy but if i get back to the area i definitely will. Great place for kids.

Thank ABD53
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely day. Great little zoo. Lots to offer. Enjoyed a hike up the hill. Trees and Chippewa river, nature so inviting. Loved family time there.

Thank Joy S
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I was pleasantly surprised to find such a nice little zoo in a town the size of Chippewa Falls. Well kept, modern and easily accessible, this is a great place to spend a few hours with family or alone. Although I'm not the biggest fan...More

Thank oldfolkie
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We swung by this little park after a trip to Leinenkugel's! Give the kids a chance to walk off some soda and a reward for good behavior! I was pleasantly surprised! I knew they had some small animals and a small petting zoo, but we...More

Thank Michelle K
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Kristin D
2 August 2016|
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Response from Roberta R | Reviewed this property |
The old cave that was used to store soda and beer is located on the old bear den road. It has always been available to enter. That park road is sometimes only available for walkers or bikers during the day. It is a short... More
29 May 2016|
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Response from Lady1122 | Reviewed this property |
The closing time is 8:00 pm. It is posted around the park and there are gates in strategic places where they close the park. I was there today and the new Welcome Center was not open yet. Saying mid-June. But the... More
8 May 2016|
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Response from Diane E | Reviewed this property |
Yes the park is open and you can have dogs as long as they are on a leash and you clean up after them. They don't allow them in the animal buildings as it may upset the animals.