Get Up-Close to North American Wildlife in Williams

Bearizona is a wildlife park nestled in the pristine Ponderosa Pine forest of Northern Arizona. Bearizona is comprised of three main sections; the drive through, the walk through and the birds of prey show. The park recommends allotting at least two hours for your Bearizona adventure.

North American Wildlife in Williams

North American Wildlife in Williams – Visit the Bears at Bearizona!

Bearizona invites guests to drive into the Arizona Wilderness and witness herd and pack life from the comfort and safety of their own private vehicle. The drive through portion of the park is three miles long and takes travelers on a self-guided adventure where they will witness wildlife the way it was meant to be, in a natural environment. Enjoy the wide variety of animals ranging from rugged mountain goats and majestic bison, to stealthy wolves and comical black bears.

After the drive through portion, visitors make their way to Fort Bearizona, a walk through area where they enjoy the antics of more animals on exhibit. In this area, guests will also find the Bearizona Barnyard, a petting zoo which houses goats, pigs, chickens, and more, as well as a brand new gift shop which contains Arizona’s largest model train display. Adults and children alike will be amazed by this historically accurate re-creation of the Santa Fe Railroad. Watch the train head from Williams all the way to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. The Fort also hosts a concession area with beautiful views.

Bearizona in Williams AZGuests don’t want to miss the amazing High Country Raptors’ free-flight show where they learn about birds of prey and see them fly directly overhead! Show runs March-December at 11a, 1p & 3p daily. Make sure to hop on the free Wild Ride bus tour that goes through the park daily at 10p, 12p, 2p & 3:30p. During this VIP tour, guests take part in a memorable journey through the drive through portion of the park, without the obstruction of windows. This tour will provide opportunities for amazing wildlife photography and additional information about Bearizona’s animals and habitats from knowledgeable & fun tour guides. az

Bearizona: Visitor Info

USA Today 10 BestBearizona Hours
Open Daily 9:00 a.m.
Last Car Admitted: 4:00 p.m.
Closes: At Dusk
*Hours vary throughout the year

Wild Ride Bus Tour Times*
12:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m.
*Hours vary throughout the year