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Wilderness Walk

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9503 N State Road 27, Hayward, WI 54843-2005
+1 715-634-2893
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This is a great trip for kids and families.

We took our teenagers here and they loved being able to get up close to the wildlife. The goats... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
Kim H
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Saint Louis, Missouri
Best little zoo!

We go to Hawyard WI every year and we always make a stop here. This is the best place to visit and... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2017
Anna F
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
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“petting zoo” (17 reviews)
“western town” (10 reviews)
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9503 N State Road 27, Hayward, WI 54843-2005
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+1 715-634-2893
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"petting zoo"
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"western town"
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"panning for gold"
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"mystery house"
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"pan for gold"
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"fun family"
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"baby deer"
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"well worth the trip"
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"all ages"
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"young animals"
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"gift shop"
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"kids love"
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"bring the kids"
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"walk around"
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

We took our teenagers here and they loved being able to get up close to the wildlife. The goats were a hit as were the deer that you could walk up and pet.

Thank Kim H
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

We go to Hawyard WI every year and we always make a stop here. This is the best place to visit and enjoy some quality family time. This year was our first time taking our 1 year old, he absolutely loved it! Worth every penny!

Thank Anna F
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

They have a good variety of animals between ones in different pens that you walk around & see. To the nursery. Nice trail to walk/follow around the park to see the animals. Along with the different buildings you can go into or look into. A...More

Thank Dianne D
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

You have to bring the kids. They will have soooo much fun. It is an amazing place especially for those kids that do not get to see many real life outdoor animals. I have taken my children many times and they are now grown and...More

Thank lindaeldred
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

My daughter enjoyed feeding the young animals (goats, fawns, and rabbits), but the rest of the park was in rather rough shape. The pens for the animals are pretty small and I wondered the health of some of the animals. They had black bears, a...More

Thank Loveoftheoutdoors
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We took our 4 year old here today. We spent the whole afternoon there! There were more animals than I expected.

Thank Roberta H
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

I used to come here with my school when I was younger, it is a very nice place to go with a family or a couple! Nice! Love the place, very nice environment

Thank 18rogjus
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

I was not expecting all the animals they had in there. It is a pretty neat place and would go back again. They have other things to do other than see animals. They had a mystery house, panning for gold, souvenir shops, some food, and...More

Thank kridda2004
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

My family and I have been visiting the Wilderness Walk for over 20 years. If you are visiting Hayward with kids, this is a must do! You can see everything in under an hour or stay for an afternoon.

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

I did not expect such a big variety of animals as we found at the Wilderness Walk! It is easy to view the animals and there were extra "fun" things for the kids to do as well as seeing the animals. Loved the Mystery House!...More

Thank mahurd51
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Andrea P
25 June 2015|
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Response from steve w | Reviewed this property |
We found $1 off coupons in one of the free hayward lakes travel magazines, sorry I can't remember which one, we picked them up at Walgreens in town before we went. It still cost $58 for 4 adults, but it was worth it.
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alice c
14 June 2015|
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$14.95 for adults $12.95 for seniors, kids 9.95
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