Our conservation partner and next door neighbor, Fossil Rim Wildlife Center, is home to over 40 exotic African species. Over their 35 year history they have helped repopulate some of earth’s most fragile species. We support their mission and we hope you will as well with an interactive educational tour of the center.
Behind The Scenes
This 3 hour tour takes you through the Gosdin Scenic Drive and into the Intensive Management Area (IMA). In the IMA, you will see animals not visible to drive-through guests, such as wolves, cheetahs, and black rhinoceros.
Due to the nature of this tour and the areas visited, it is restricted to ages 7 and older and close-toed shoes are required.
This tour is perfect for families. Your children will be thrilled with their up close interactions with the hoofed animals throughout the preserve.
Your own private 6 hour tour to see all aspects of Fossil Rim. This tour gives you the opportunity to meet our animal care specialists, lunch at our Safari Camp, and all the “behind-the-scenes” areas of Fossil Rim. You can choose to focus the tour on specific animal species including the Przewalski’s horses, Grevy’s zebras, dama gazelle, cranes, and adult Attwater’s prairie chickens. Recommended for adults only with a limit of 10 people per tour. Reservations are required at least two weeks in advance.
- Arrive at least 15 minutes prior to scheduled departure time
- Tours book fast, reserve early to ensure availability
- No refunds will be given within 48 hours of tour
- Inclement-weather: when safety is not a concern, tours will proceed as scheduled, rain or shine