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The Wilds

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14000 International Rd, Cumberland, OH
+1 740-638-5030
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Truly Awesome and Memorable Winter at the Wilds Tour

It's hard to describe how awesome the Winter at the Wilds Tour was. Be aware that this tour is only... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Whidbey Island, Washington
Hidden Gem

This place was on my bucket list of places to visit in the Midwest and I was not disappointed. I... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
Flora, Indiana
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“open air bus” (83 reviews)
“our tour guide” (71 reviews)
“wildside tour” (61 reviews)
14000 International Rd, Cumberland, OH
+1 740-638-5030
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's hard to describe how awesome the Winter at the Wilds Tour was. Be aware that this tour is only available by booking in advance. When you arrive, park next to the ticket booth. The tour guide will meet you at your car. My husband...More

1  Thank Beachwatcher14
Reviewed 18 November 2017

This place was on my bucket list of places to visit in the Midwest and I was not disappointed. I can't remember where I first heard of this place, but have always wanted to visit. My husband and I love wildlife and it may be...More

Thank Fnpfritz123
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

My fiance and I did the Winter at the Wilds tour today- and it was absolutely amazing!! There were four of us total - so it was a very personal tour! Travis was a great tour guide - informative, knowledgeable, friendly and funny. We were...More

Thank mindfixation
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This is among the five largest wildlife refuges in the country including Denali National Park located in McKinley AK. Similar to Denali, this attraction covers over 100 square miles of refuge space located on recently reclaimed Surface Mining Land on in this region. There are...More

1  Thank Michael D
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We were there the last day of the open air tours for the season. Though the temperature was a little cold, our tour guide made the trip pleasurable and fun. Don, the tour guide, was very knowledgeable and did a great job. The wilds are...More

Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend an overnight stay in one of the Wilds yurts. They are glamping at its finest! Comfortable bed, private bath, a huge fire pit for evening socializing, and 24 hr. Concierge service. The overnight package includes 1 night in a yurt, dinner &...More

1  Thank picky307
Reviewed 14 October 2017

So glad that Ohio has such an amazing place to care and protect wildlife! Its situated on a big piece of land where the wildlife can enjoy some natural place. We took a safari ride and watched so many animals there :)

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

More people need to know about this gem in Ohio. A must see for animal lovers and conservationists. Sitting on over 10,000 acres of reclaimed land, you will be exposed to animals you can not see anywhere else.Their conservation and care of the animals is...More

2  Thank Trey W
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The Wilds is a 9,000 acre wildlife sanctuary established on land that had been heavily stripmined. Finally turned over by the coal company to a non-profit organization and with the help of many volunteers the land began to recover and various plants and trees were...More

2  Thank Jerry W
Reviewed 8 October 2017

It is a beautiful, unique place. I have stayed in yurts in California. These were better. We came with our moms (both late 80's) and we were concerned about how they would do. Everything went well. They stayed in the ADA accessible yurt while we...More

Thank markjchambers
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Misty H
24 September 2017|
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Response from eelotf | Reviewed this property |
I'd check the website, too. Or call them! Every person I spoke with, over the phone or in person, was VERY nice. Have a great time!
21 September 2017|
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Response from adionysian | Reviewed this property |
the open air safari is better than wildlife because that is the only one I have taken so I do not now anything about wildside
16 July 2017|
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Response from Andi150 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but not all of the grounds, trails. Many are. Have an elevator, to restaurant and pool.