Wildlife Prairie Park
Wildlife Prairie Park is often referred to as a jewel in the Midwest. Located just outside of Peoria, IL, this 1,800 acre zoological park is home to over 150 animals; that’s 50 different species that are native to Illinois. Our guests come to learn about wolves, bison, waterfowl, black bears, elk, cougars, otters and much more. You will enjoy the Park’s spectacular natural landscape and our many avenues of recreation: hiking, biking, fishing, and lodging, and a train ride, too! Plan your visit today…an adventure awaits!
Wildlife Prairie Park Accommodations: 13 unique lodging rooms ranging from Santa Fe Train Cabooses to grain bins and traditional rooms, all of which are non smoking. 20 primitive tent camping sites with a fire ring and picnic table at each. All lodging guests have access to the recreation room with showers, bathrooms, vending and games for kids.
Wildlife Prairie Park Attractions: Fishing, hiking trails, mountain biking, animal trails, disc golf, Over 150 animals in their native environment, banquets, scout programs, educational learning such as homeschool classes and field trips, special events, Adventure Trek, train and more.
Winter Activities: The Park is open year round which allows for cross country skiing, fat biking, and the Wildslide Sledding Hill in addition to activities listed above.
Meeting Space: 10,970 sq. ft. of total meeting space Number of meeting rooms: 5 Largest meeting room: 4,800 sq. ft. Banquet capacity: 50-250 Walking trails for nature walks Fishing, biking & hiking