Bowland Wild Boar Park
Chipping, Near Preston, Lancashire
Average visit time – 2-3+ hours
Things to do at Bowland Wild Boar Park review
The Bowland Wild Boar Park is located near Chipping in Lancashire. It is a rural wildlife park with animals you can feed, tractor-trailer rides, play areas, walks and more. You can even rent a camping pod and stay overnight.
The park is situated in the heart of the Forest of Bowland which is an area of outstanding natural beauty. There are a number of things to do with barrel rides for the kids (pulled by a tractor) at £2 per child. Plus daily tractor-trailer rides included with your ticket. Kids can even take part in a tank driving experience at £4 per 4 minutes. Children must be 1.4 metres and over some activities are subject to weather conditions and may not be running mid-week.
There is an extensive play area with slides, swings, things to climb on and a zip wire. The park has a wide variety of animals including various breeds of boar, red deer, wildfowl, alpacas, donkeys, sheep, meerkats and more. They even have some water buffalo! You can hand-feed most of their animals and at certain times of the year, you can help feed the lambs. There are also daily handling sessions.
The park has a number of walks for you to enjoy ranging from 550 metres to 1200 metres. Indoors there are mini tractors to play on plus indoor games and colouring.
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FAQ and Further Information Bowland Wild Boar Park
Address: Chipping, Preston PR3 2HB, Lancashire, England. Phone: 01995 61075
Category – Animal Park – Mostly Outdoors – Suitable for all ages
Is there food and drink available?
There is a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks. You are welcome to bring a picnic.
What are the main things to do?
Animal park with a range of animals, including ones you can feed, walks, adventure play area, tractor-trailer rides and tank driving for kids. There are toilets and a cafe.
What are the ticket prices?
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Mid-range. Tickets for adults and children are £7.50 each, under 2s are free and a family ticket is £25.
Is there parking?
There is free on-site parking.
When are they open?
They are open most weekends, bank holidays and school holidays. For up to date opening times please visit their website.
Dogs are permitted on a lead.