Nothing is more exciting to students than a field trip, especially when it includes furry creatures with tails, right?! Explore our native and exotic animals along the wooded trails. Choose from weekdays or weekends (different rates apply) and move along at your leisure or select a Guided Tour option. Break out your mobile phones and scan the QR codes to learn more about each animal that lives here at the Yellow River Wildlife Sanctuary. Buses welcome, please park where indicated upon arrival.
STANDARD FIELD TRIP
For groups of 14 or more
15.00 (13 and over)
10.00 (3-12 yrs old)
FREE (under 2)
CUSTOM FIELD TRIP
For groups less than 14 on weekdays
or any size on WEEKENDS
20.00 (13 and over)
13.00 (3-12 yrs old)
FREE (under 2)
Add to your Field Trip
AVAILABLE EVERY DAY
Explore the sanctuary with one of our amazing zookeepers to learn valuable details about the animals including personal stories.
Hand-feed safe, healthy treats to the animals in our Barn Yard.
Option 1: Uncrustable®, plain chips, fruit snacks, water
Option 2: Hummus, Baby Bell® cheese, carrots, pretzels, fruit snack, water
If parents or chaperones will be joining you, please include them in your group count to receive the group rate. Otherwise, their tickets will be at our regular rate ($20.)
To book your field trip please click the button below and complete the Field Trip Request Form. More information is available within the form to help answer your questions. We look forward to seeing you and your group soon!
Parties at Yellow River Wildlife Sanctuary are a WILD time.
Reserve our dedicated party paddock located off the deer yard by the gift shop.
A Yellow River Wildlife Sanctuary party package is $500 and includes:
- Up to 20 admissions to the sanctuary (any attendee above 2 years)
- 20 feed cups (no outside food is allowed)
- A private party area with tables and chairs for 2 hours
- Additional guests can be added for a discounted rate of $10
Add a 30-minute Keeper Chat ($100) for an up-close visit with up to 3 of our animal ambassadors.
Bring your party food, cake, and treats to make the party extra special!
PLEASE NOTE: No balloons, plastic tinsel, or confetti are permitted for the safety of our animals.
Submitting this request form does not guarantee a spot. You will receive an email response from a YRWS representative to confirm your party.
$100 nonrefundable deposit is required.
For up to 20 people
AVAILABLE ANY DAY
Includes 2 hour rental of Party Paddock in the Deer Yard, Feed Cups for each guest, and General Admission. Add a 30-minute Keeper Chat ($100) for an up-close visit with one of the animal ambassadors.