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Cherokee Trace Drive-Thru Safari

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Open today: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Great time!

I had never been to anything like this and we were blown away! Had a great time. Saw lots of... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
Indianapolis, Indiana
Soooooo fun

We had soooooo much fun! It's expensive but well worth it!! I got to touch the Zebra. It's longgggg... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
Kena W
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This 300 Acre Drive-Thru Safari Park features over 25 exotic species from around the world in an open range environment all from the comfort of your car !
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
1200 Cr 4405, Jacksonville, TX 75766-7716
+1 903-683-3322
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

I had never been to anything like this and we were blown away! Had a great time. Saw lots of different animals, had the zebra, camel, and Watusi sticke their heads right in our car! We saw baby zebra, bison, and rheas. Had great time...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We had soooooo much fun! It's expensive but well worth it!! I got to touch the Zebra. It's longgggg make sure your car is full of gas. The staff was nice also. (Don't take the left turn for the bathroom it's an exit) KEEP RIGHT!

Thank Kena W
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We've been to a few drive through safaris and this by far was awesome! Tons of animals everywhere. Tons. Several of the animals are used to being fed; they are not afraid of people or cars. Admission price includes food for the animals. Affordable and...More

Thank RobertsonTrio
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

This is a little gem hidden in Texas! My family had a great time! It took us about 1 1/2 to drive thru the park. My nephew had a blast feeding the emu's , buffaloes, yaks and good old Rupert the Camel! Where as my...More

Thank jensmail0804
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Great gift shop (pricey) and staff. The ride was good and the animals are very active. We love every minute. Follow the rules.

Thank Tommie A
Reviewed 16 June 2017

This place is amazing. it takes roughly an hour to drive through the safari!! And there are so many animals.....Even the camel that likes to stick his head in your car!! My kids had a blast driving through in the jeep!! can't wait to go...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 2 May 2017

My family and I visited the safari over the weekend. It wasn't crowded I think in part because of the dreary weather. We still had a great time though. It was a little expensive but I feel it was worth it. With the admission for...More

Thank TeeTee0203
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We took our boys this past March during their Spring break. We had been to Glenrose a few times already and wanted to try a new park. The park and animals were great. The staff was very helpful and friendly. I really liked that you...More

Thank Manny T
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It is a little pricey but my grandkids love it. It is very well kept. The staff is always friendly. They have a lot of animals for it to be in small town. We want to try the cabins soon. I wish when someone that...More

Thank Rosiebtown
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Kids loved it. Takes almost 2 hours so you get your money's worth. Plenty of animals that will come up to the car. Couple will stick their heads right in your window. Especially that camel. Man better watch your stuff. But it was very sweet...More

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Tamara F
14 March 2018|
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Response from Brittany318 | Reviewed this property |
No. They do not have lions or tigers
Deslyn C
6 March 2017|
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Response from St_matty | Reviewed this property |
They have picnic tables there, not sure what is close by. They give you a pass for your car so you can go around as many times as you like, even if you go out for lunch some where.