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Gators and Friends - Alligator Park & Exotic Zoo

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Address: 11441 Highway 80, Greenwood, LA 71033-2106
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Alligator park and exotic zoo.

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Nice animal park to visit with kids

Park is well maintained and offers a wide range of animal exhibits. Visited with family while in the Shreveport area. Kids love it and really seemed to to enjoy the zip lines at... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Park is well maintained and offers a wide range of animal exhibits. Visited with family while in the Shreveport area. Kids love it and really seemed to to enjoy the zip lines at the park. Good spot to spend an afternoon with family.

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

For my birthday I was feeling adventurous and this place hit the spot. My friends and I enjoyed this place so much! We got to feed all kinds of animals and get up close and personal with them. Once we saw all the animals, it was on to zip lining!!! The zip lining had 4 or 7 lines and as... More 

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Thank Tiffany A
Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was a great find. Very nicely kept and a variety of creatures to see. Absolutely worth the trip.

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Burleson, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just zip-lined over an alligator swamp!!!! Amazing! The people were friendly and fun! Fairly priced! Come do it!

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diana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to see gators and other animals. My kids enjoyed feeding the animals. The zip lines are pricey, but very cool. I wish that we could have learned a bit about gators. there was no info on them and i would have been a nice addition.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with my daughters cheer team for an end of the season get together. The girls had a blast zip-lining. The little zoo was great too. My five year old enjoyed feeding the goats. The animal food was $2.50 a cup. There was a little concession area and the food was reasonably priced. The girls also were able to hold... More 

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Marshall, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

I have taken my grandchildren several times to Gator and Friends. They love it and so do I. It never feels crowded, it is very clean, the animals are adorable and they have a good variety of animals. The kids and I love feeding the animals so we always get several cups of food. There are certain times that they... More 

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Terrell, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We had a blast. This wasn't a huge place but it had plenty of animals to see/feed. We loved seeing the alligators up close. It was well shaded so it wasn't hot. We had a great time. Doesn't take all day, so that was nice. We really enjoyed our time here!

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Waskom, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Gators and friends is s place you don't find everywhere, and its location is convenient for a little side trip off I-20 at the Texas/ Louisiana state line. There is an excellent petting zoo, pony rides, alligator feeding time, and a cool snack bar and gift shop to take refuge in during the hot part of the day. Elementary age... More 

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Dover, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

First of all WAY too expensive to see some poor gators that are living in horrible conditions... Animal enforcement would have a field day there. Also, if you plan on zip lining... Make sure your dress code fits their standards. Look at all the reviews of this place and the worst reviews are VERY ACCURATE!!

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