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Yellow River Game Ranch

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4525 Stone Mountain Hwy, Lilburn, GA 30047-4527
+1 770-972-6643
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Needs a facelift and more humane conditions for animals

I had not been to the Yellow River Game Ranch in several years and was very disappointed to see... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Atlanta, Georgia
A little zoo for kiddies

We viewed many different types of mostly common animals that you rarely see. So great for... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Atlanta, Georgia
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A 24-acre animal preserve with a wide variety of local species.
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible9%
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“purchase food” (3 reviews)
“all ages” (6 reviews)
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4525 Stone Mountain Hwy, Lilburn, GA 30047-4527
+1 770-972-6643
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had not been to the Yellow River Game Ranch in several years and was very disappointed to see that it's become pretty run down. We were trying to push a stroller on the trail and it was very difficult due to all the broken...More

Thank luv2travel101548
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We viewed many different types of mostly common animals that you rarely see. So great for youngsters!

Thank Tomatlanta656
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The ranch is a great place for the family. All ages. Feed deer squirrels rabbits and a lot more. It is the only place I know of where I feed a squirrel a whole peanut while holding it in my hand. Enjoy and support the...More

Thank Theron R
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The animals kept here are sad and hungry. Most live in concrete pits and are denied the basics. There was no straw for them to nest in. None of them had food in their enclosures. (I call them enclosures because that's what they were-- they...More

2  Thank Michelle K
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I took my nephew to the Yellow River Game Ranch on a July morning before it got too hot. The admission fee is more than reasonable and they have crackers, carrots, apples, etc. for purchase to feed the animals for a reasonable price. The animals...More

1  Thank jenned17
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I had never heard about this place until I was randomly looking through the book in our hotel room and it had Yellow River under "local attractions". We decided to visit and I am so glad we did! We really enjoyed walking around feeding animals....More

Thank MissChris730
Reviewed 11 July 2017

It is a shame the owners have let the property become some rundown. The animals need to be placed into a more humane setting.

2  Thank Christian M
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We brought carrots, celery, peanuts, and cheerios. Bring food! The Bears alone were worth the price of admission. Yes it's true that the place could probably use a little make over but for $8, it's not a bad place to bring the kids. We spent...More

1  Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 10 June 2017

I haven't been to the Yellow Game Ranch in about 12 years and decided to take my grand children. It was awful. The animals look sad, cages were nasty, some of the animals fur looked like they had the mange. The kids wanted to see...More

1  Thank Janet R
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We've lived in the area for 20 years but this was our first visit. Almost all of the animals approached us and seemed gentle and eager to eat the food we bought for them. Sadly, the trails, pens, and habitats were poorly maintained and rundown....More

4  Thank Kathryn B
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