Embrace Adventure at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center

Located in Glen Rose, Texas, Fossil Rim Wildlife Center offers an unforgettable journey into the heart of wildlife conservation. This sprawling sanctuary is home to over a thousand animals from around the world, living freely within its 1,800-acre expanse. It’s not just a wildlife center; it’s an adventure that brings you face-to-face with species you’ve only ever seen in books or on screens. From the comfort of your vehicle, travel through scenic pastures, forests, and hillsides, where giraffes bend down to greet you and rhinos roam. Located near La Palmilla it’s the perfect day trip for the animal lover and adventure seeker.

A Closer Look at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center’s Offerings

Fossil Rim Wildlife Center is not just a wildlife park; it’s a dynamic sanctuary dedicated to the conservation of species, education, and providing unique experiences for all ages. Here’s a glimpse into the services and adventures they offer, which you can enjoy before retreating to the luxurious comfort of La Palmilla.

Guided Tours: Experience Fossil Rim like never before with their guided tours. Expert guides take you on an educational journey through the park, sharing insights about the animals and conservation efforts. Choose from several tour options, including the family-friendly Discovery Tour or the more in-depth Behind-the-Scenes Tour for a closer look at what it takes to run a wildlife conservation facility.

Safari Camp Overnight Stays: For those looking for an immersive experience, Fossil Rim offers overnight stays at their Safari Camp. Nestled in the heart of the wildlife center, these camps provide a unique opportunity to listen to the nocturnal sounds of the park and wake up surrounded by nature. It’s an adventure that pairs perfectly with the luxurious accommodations awaiting you at La Palmilla.

Feeding Experiences: One of Fossil Rim’s most beloved activities is the chance to feed some of its inhabitants. With species-specific feed available for purchase, visitors can experience the joy of interacting closely with giraffes and other animals, creating memorable moments of connection with the natural world.

Conservation Programs: For those interested in the science and heart behind conservation, Fossil Rim offers educational programs that delve into their work in species preservation and environmental stewardship. It’s a fascinating look at the efforts required to maintain biodiversity and the roles we can play in conservation.

Nature Trails and Hiking: Beyond the drive-thru safari, Fossil Rim boasts beautiful nature trails for hiking and exploration. These trails offer visitors the chance to stretch their legs and explore the Texas landscape, observing native plants and wildlife along the way.

La Palmilla the Perfect Companion to Your Wildlife Adventure 

After a day spent driving around Fossil Rim, there’s no better place to relax and reflect on your experiences than La Palmilla. Just 15 minutes away, our luxury boutique resort offers the serenity and comfort needed to complement your adventure. Imagine unwinding in our spa, recounting the day’s sights and sounds over one of our luxury massages, or lounging by the pool as the sun sets.

Explore More, Worry Less

At La Palmilla, we’re not just close to the Fossil Rim Wildlife Center; we’re the starting point of your exploration. Our location serves as a bridge, where each day promises new adventures and discoveries near Glen Rose. With us, you’re not just booking a stay; you’re exploring the landscape of Texas. And after a day filled with adventure, our resort awaits to pamper you with 

comfort and luxury. Visit our website to learn more about all the amenities we have available.

Make Your Visit Unforgettable

Choosing La Palmilla as your base for exploring Fossil Rim Wildlife Center elevates your adventure in nature to an all-encompassing experience of discovery and relaxation. Here, every element is in place to ensure your visit is not just a trip, but a journey filled with memorable moments.

Plan your adventure at Fossil Rim and let La Palmilla be the luxurious conclusion to your day’s exploration. Contact us to arrange your stay and to find out more about how we can make your wildlife adventure truly unforgettable.