The Underrated Animal Park In Missouri Where You Can Pet A Kangaroo
Missouri’s parks offer a variety of unique adventures – from hiking trails that hide magnificent chiseled caves to rock climbing opportunities that promise some downright breathtaking views. Did you know there’s an animal park in Van Buren, Missouri, too, where you can pet kangaroos? But that’s just the start of the fun that awaits at this unique, family-friendly destination.
Have you been to this animal park in Van Buren, Missouri? Did you pet a kangaroo? Share your experience in the comments! While you’re in the area, head over to Big Spring, one of the best natural wonders in Missouri.
Before your adventure to this animal park in Missouri, make sure you have a pair of comfy shoes and a camera.
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A professional writer for more than two decades, Beth has lived in nearly a dozen states – from Missouri and Virginia to Connecticut and Vermont – and Toronto, Canada. In addition to traveling extensively in the U.S. and the U.K., she has a BA in Journalism from Point Park University (PA), a MA in Holocaust & Genocide Studies from Stockton University (NJ), and a Master of Professional Writing from Chatham University (PA). A writer and editor for Only In Your State since 2016, Beth grew up in and currently lives outside of Pittsburgh and when she’s not writing or hanging out with her bunnies, budgies, and chinchilla, she and her daughter are out chasing waterfalls.