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Take a Ride on the Wild Side

Take a Ride on the Wild Side
... Tour – $490 with a 10 person minimum Wild Animal Park, 15500 San Pasqual Valley Road, Escondido. (map) 760-747-8702. Photos courtesy of san diego zoo. Related places: A San Diego Wild Animal Park 15500 San Pasqual Valley Road, Escondido, CA, 92027, USA View Details and Book if (GBrowserIsCompatible())...
May 11th, 2010 | Pam Nagata | Read More | Comments: 1
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Crazy About Koalas? Mad For Marsupials?

Crazy About Koalas? Mad For Marsupials?
san diego zoo celebrates all things koala and who doesn’t enjoy looking at these cuddly marsupials. Koalapalooza kicks off of Animal-themed events in 2010. During January 15 to January 18, Koalapalooza, a celebration so wildly popular is back for a second time. There will be music, Zoo costumed characters, keeper talks, scavenger hunts, an Australian plant tour, chances to meet Aussie animals up close and more. Did you know that the san diego zoo has the largest colony of koalas outside...
January 6th, 2010 | Pam Nagata | Read More | Comments: 2
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Win a ‘iKnow Letters, Animals, Sounds’ DVD’!

... an effort to encourage confident readers who are conscious about the environment, her San Diego company Take Pride Learning has partnered with the san diego zoo and developed an adventure learning system. “It was our dream to create an inspiring educational program,” says Coleman. “One that would balance ‘reading readiness’ with joy-filled childhood exploration; encouraging children to dream, imagine, be curious about the world around them, and learn that their contribution matters.” The...
September 3rd, 2009 | The San Diego Guide | Read More | Comments: 55
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Nighttime at the San Diego Zoo Ends Soon!

The Nighttime Zoo at the san diego zoo [Map] and Wild Animal Park [Map] is ending on September 7th! If you haven’t checked out the zoo at night, definitely head on over before it ends. Image Credit: SXC Special shows, entertainment, and activities for all ages are just part of Nighttime Zoo – but the best part is seeing the animals in a different light. While some animals hunker in for the night, visitors can check out the nocturnal animals and roam the zoo grounds when it’s...
August 28th, 2009 | The San Diego Guide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Excursions, Family Friendly, san diego zoo, summer, Summer Fun

Visit the San Diego Zoo’s Wild Animal Park

One of our favorite day excursions is the san diego zoo’s Wild Animal Park. [Map] Image Credit: SXC Admission Price: $35/adults, $26/children (discounts and memberships available) Best Time to Visit: I prefer to go in the spring or fall when it’s not as hot. The park is in Escondido and it can get very warm! Because it is a destination attraction, it gets busier on holidays and weekends. There are a variety of things to do at the Wild Animal Park including: Journey into Africa Tour:...
June 4th, 2009 | The San Diego Guide | Read More | Comments: 2
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