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Safari North

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Nice animal park, reasonable cost..

Nice grounds, lots and lots of animals. Very friendly staff as well. Would definitely go back again... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
NANCY B
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Champlin, Minnesota
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Exceeded my expectations

Driving by a million times, you can’t see much from the highway so I never stopped. I’m glad I... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Liv D
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Brooklyn Center, Minnesota
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8493 State Highway 371, Brainerd, MN 56401-1722
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took our grandchildren 1.5 and 4.5 with their parents. We ALL enjoyed the wonderful setting to see the animals. We were there early on a Monday morning and the crowd was light as school children were in school. The zoo closes each fall the...More

Thank Shannah G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

In my opinion Safari North is the best zoo in Minnesota. Great place for families to spend an afternoon. I've seen things that people pay thousands for trips to other countries to see. We will be getting a membership next year.

Thank Debbie V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My parents live in Brainerd and I visit them often. I live 2 hours away and for the last few years I have always purchased a season pass. This zoo is amazing! My family, nieces and nephews love to come here as often as we...More

Thank Pynner S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took our granddaughter to safari.I was very disappointed in the cages that the animals were kept in. They were small and no natural environment for them. Just a kennel with a wood box for shelter. The birds, parakeets and parrots had no shelter and...More

Thank sherry j
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice grounds, lots and lots of animals. Very friendly staff as well. Would definitely go back again next season.

Thank NANCY B
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We took our children and their families to Safari North. Great place to visit, there is something there for everyone. Very clean and well kept. A wide variety of animals, each of them have room to move and the animals looked well cared for. Interacted...More

1  Thank klhncl
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

This place doesn’t look like much from the road but don’t let it fool you it’s big and has plenty to see For the most part the animals have pretty good areas to live some with lots of shade they have it sectioned off in...More

1  Thank scasper34
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great time at Safari North. Very clean and well kept. Animals looked happy and well cared for. Weather was great. Overall great time!

Thank Lulu-Joseph217
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Driving by a million times, you can’t see much from the highway so I never stopped. I’m glad I did! Animals up close and interactive makes this way better than Como or MN Zoos! The Sloth Bears were my favorite- very friendly and playful. The...More

Thank Liv D
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Great stop in Brainerd! They have giraffe, zebra, camels rides and many animals you have never seen. Kids were ages 9-15 and all had a great time!

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cost is $14.99 adults, $9.99 children 2-12. open til sept 30,2016 9 am - 6 pm.
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