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Animal Encounters at Wilstem Wildlife Park


4229 US Highway 150
French Lick, IN




Enjoy 1,100 rolling acres at this ranch that includes:

  • Up-close Elephant Encounters with various levels of engagement.  Open March - November. 
  • Grizzly Bear Encounters featuring Jeff "The Bear Man" Watson, Bob & Screech. This trio has been featured on Animal Planet's Project Grizzly as well as Discovery Channel's Porter Ridge.  Open year-round. 
  • Giraffe Encounters - open year-round. 
  • New Otter Encounters. 
  • Lemur Encounters - open year-round. 
  • Roos & Crew Encounter.  For even more fun, get special Kangaroo Access where you can go in with the animals, touch them and get more memorable photos!  Open year-round. 
  • 4,000-foot-canopy zipline tour.
  • Horseback Riding
  • Lodging available on-site, with numerous cabin configurations for families, couples or larger family reunions. 

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