Lake Tobias Wildlife Park welcomes groups to a world of animals and an adventurous education. Many schools, recreational clubs, scout troops and businesses have discovered the value of our park as a destination for class trips, club outings and company picnics. May, September and October are ideal months to schedule group trips. We accept groups everyday the park is open and also Thursdays and Fridays in September and October. The hours of operation for groups will vary so please refer to the Group Schedule listed below.
To receive group rates, you must have a minimum of 25 people (ages 3 years and older) AND pre-schedule your trip. Advance reservations are required for groups and must be made at least two weeks in advance of schedule date. For our handicapped and elderly visitors, please note that the park has gravel walkways.
To schedule a group visit to our park , call the park number (717) 362-9126 on Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The special group rates per person for 2013 Season are as follow:
(Children under 3 years of age are free for all attractions at the park)
Group Park Admission: $5.00 – all ages 3 years and older
(Includes Zoo Exhibits, Reptiles & Exotics Bldg. and Petting Zoo)
Group Safari Tour: $5.00 – all ages 3 years and older
Group Schedule - Hours Open: Weekdays May thru August - 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Thursdays & Fridays September and October - 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.: Weekends May thru September - 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Weekends October - 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Park Hours - To view our 2013 hours, Click here.
Payment: You must call the park office for information on payment for your group. We encourage the purchase of Pre-Paid passes for many of our groups and ask that you inquire for more iinformation from our park office. For those groups paying on the day of arrival, please assign one person to be responsible for the total payment of the group. We accept cash, company checks, Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
Please Note: Children under the age of 13 years are NOT permitted to roam the park grounds without a chaperone of at least 16 years of age. Groups are responsible to have an adequate number of adult chaperones. The Petting Zoo requires an adult accompany to children under 8 years of age.
* If your group will be ordering hot food from our concession stand, we request that you notify us at least 5 days before your visit. Otherwise, we can not guarantee we will be able to accommodate you. To view our complete Kitchen menu, Click here.