Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo

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Catocin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo
LocationThurmont, Maryland, United States
Coordinates39°35′26″N 77°25′51″W / 39.590642°N 77.430739°W / 39.590642; -77.430739Coordinates: 39°35′26″N 77°25′51″W / 39.590642°N 77.430739°W / 39.590642; -77.430739
Land area100 acres (40 ha)[1]
No. of animals450+

The Catoctin Wildlife Preserve is a 100-acre (40 ha) zoo and wildlife preserve (25 acres (10 ha) are accessible to the public) located on Maryland Route 806 in Thurmont, Maryland, United States.

The zoo features safari truck rides that let visitors touch and feed large herbivores in a wooded setting.

Safari ride[edit]

Africa area[edit]

Eurasia area[edit]

Australia area[edit]

Latin America area[edit]

Madagascar area[edit]

North America area[edit]

Islands area[edit]



Free-roaming animals[edit]

Education program animals[edit]


* temporarily off exhibit
  1. ^ "About Us". Catocin Wildlife Preserve. Retrieved 24 September 2011.

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