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Lakota Wolf Preserve

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89 Mount Pleasant Rd, Columbia, NJ 07832-2636
877-SEE-WOLF
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Very Cool

The Lakota Wolf Preseve is such a cool place and very educational. The wolves are well looked after... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LeeCaldwell
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Caldwell, New Jersey
Wolves

The tour is the way to go here. The tickets you can buy at Camp Taylor. The staff there is very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nick P
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89 Mount Pleasant Rd, Columbia, NJ 07832-2636
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877-SEE-WOLF
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Lakota Wolf Preseve is such a cool place and very educational. The wolves are well looked after and the folks who run it are very passionate about saving these beautiful animals. You even get to hear the wolves howl which is great. The Preserve...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tour is the way to go here. The tickets you can buy at Camp Taylor. The staff there is very helpful and easy to deal with. The wolves are well cared for and the passion of the two running the sanctuary is clear. You...More

Thank Nick P
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Lakota Wolf Preserve is a fantastic place to visit. The owners love their job and it shows in the care they give their animals. The tour is full of information. Watching the wolves, foxes and bobcats is wonderful. Hearing the wolves howl is my favorite...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

This place is great. Definitely a must see. Such beautiful wolves, foxes and bob cats. The wolves were howling. It’s a really cool experience. The staff was informative and friendly. They really care for the wolves and try to give them a good quality of...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

The day starts out with a moderate hike uphill to the preserve. Benches along the way if you need them... And when the guides show up, they collect your tickets and open the gates and you get very close to the wolves who clearly show...More

1  Thank Brian K
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped by here Saturday but an employee told us it’s closed due to storms :-(. Was looking forward to checking out the wolves- will definitely keep this on my list

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Lakotawolf, Owner at Lakota Wolf Preserve, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

winter months always call ahead or check the website. we suffered damage with the major snow storm that hit and had to make repairs before we could let people visit

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

First, if you miss the shuttle be prepared to hike straight up steep and muddy inclines to arrive at your destination. The destination is a fenced in area that houses very cool wolves, bobcats and foxes. That's it folks. You pay a sizable fee, used...More

1  Thank xraysta
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Lakotawolf, Owner at Lakota Wolf Preserve, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

our website clearly states we can not hold the shuttle bus and the tour if you are late.the tour guides also drive the bus we can make everyone else wait. The admission is $10 for the wolf tour not so sizable. It is against the...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2018

I have visited the preserve since the Winter of 2014. I've always had a love & fascination for wolves, in particular arctic wolves. Becky is amazing at making sure I get excellent shots of the wolves, ranging from the gray wolf pack, to the British...More

1  Thank Jamie M
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Being able to photograph these beautiful animals though the inner fence portals, was a dream come true. Our guide, Janet, initiated a group howl that was outstanding. Feb. 5, 2018, with it's mid double digit temperature, was not an issue, and the 2 hrs. flew...More

1  Thank Mary M
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

My visit to Lakota Wolf Preserve exceeded almost every expectation. The preserve itself is great with ample room for all of the beautiful animals, a camp site, and a walking path, but it's not so big that it's overwhelming. The owners and employees were kind...More

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NICOLEGEM
6 March 2018|
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Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, the only way to get unobstructed shots are through the portals, which are for the $300 photo reservations. If you can zoom to shoot through the fence links, it is possible to get great photos. I have done... More
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I am not certain but I would say yes. Maybe more than two on the weekends but definitely yes
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