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UK Wolf Conservation Trust

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Amazing experience

Went on a Walk with Wolves experience which was amazing g. Staff very knowledgeable and clearly... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Barnet, United Kingdom
Awesome day with animals

My daughter and I visited recently and we had a marvellous time. The wolves are such majestic... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
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“biscuits”(38 reviews)
Due to the age of four of the wolves & the Director the Trust is now closed to all visitors. Thank you to all our previous visitors.
Butlers Farm Picklepythe Lane, Beenham RG7 5NT, England
+44 118 971 3330
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

Went on a Walk with Wolves experience which was amazing g. Staff very knowledgeable and clearly love working /volunteering there. Treat wolves with respect for the wild animals they are, not exhibits. Would highly recommend a visit. My daughter loves her Wolf Hoodie too! Thank...More

Thank canarypie
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I visited recently and we had a marvellous time. The wolves are such majestic creatures and we really got to see their individual personalities as they came to “greet” us at the edge of their enclosures. We also held various reptiles and...More

Thank Lmjc16
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We wanted to visit the centre for a while but had to wait as it is open to the public only on Wednesday. We went during the summer school hols and did not regret it!! We had a wonderful time. It was really eye opening....More

Thank Santtu10
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Working in the animal care sector myself I have always wanted to walk with wolves and study their behaviour. I had a three hour drive from Norfolk but it was worth every minute. The entire facility is so well maintained and the staff and volunteers...More

Thank damionvincent
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Booked a wolf walk for my husband's birthday and it was such an amazing experience! It was fascinating and a privilege to see how the wolves interacted with each other and the people that raised them. The volunteers were so friendly and helpful and it...More

Thank westhuhal
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We chose to visit on a Wednesday when no pre booking is required. Parking at the entrance for a dozen or so cars but a massive field just a few years away provides an overflow facility. The volunteer staff were friendly and extremely knowledgeable about...More

3  Thank TonysolihullUK
Reviewed 16 June 2018

We had been meaning to visit for months and finally had a few hours free on a Wednesday, which is when the Trust is open to the public to visit. Free parking! My friend is registered disabled and we visit a LOT of different attractions,...More

Thank Bird132016
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

This was one of the best experiences.. the wolves are really well kept and loads of open space for them. The keepers were really knowledgable about various conservation projects around the world..

Thank Charlyirvine
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Beautifully located and easy to reach for a memorable day. It was fantastic to hear the wolves and to see them all interacting with each other. The tour was informative and fun. All the staff were very friendly and helpful. Make sure to pack your...More

1  Thank LadyLiana
Reviewed 22 April 2018

As a family Christmas present we went to a ‘Howl night’ as my son had volunteered here last year. Lovely and very well informed staff, had a talk about the wolves and wolf behaviour, saw the ‘food kitchen’ and really enjoyed getting pretty close to,...More

1  Thank Flyinghaddock
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Anne G
28 April 2017|
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Response from TraceyJaneH | Reviewed this property |
Wednesdays are visiting day and they are open to the public from 11am - 4pm. Prices at the gate are £8 for an adult and £5 for children. You cannot interact with the wolves. They do run a 'Walking with Wolves' programme but... More
Sally M
23 March 2017|
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Response from Tsa P | Property representative |
The minimum age to go for a walk with Arctics is 18. To walk with the Beenham pack wolves is 12 accompanied by someone 18+ however due to a large amount of memberships, the Trust is not taking any new members currently to... More
25 February 2017|
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Response from Siwsan M | Reviewed this property |
They are open on a wed 10 - 4 for a general look around but if you want to walk with the wolves(highly recommended) you need to book well in advance. It's a fabulous place to visit the staff are very friendly and... More