You’ll Absolutely Love A Trip To This Little Known Safari Zoo In Nevada
Next time you’re in Reno, your family will love a trip to the Sierra Safari Zoo. For more than 27 years, this largest-in-Nevada zoo has been a fixture in the Truckee Meadows area of Reno. Animal lovers of all ages will delight in the more than 150 varieties and 50 different species of animals in an up-close and personal setting. Visitors can feed deer and goats in the large petting zoo; have an up-close encounter with the facility’s lions and liger; have a conversation with Mac, the scarlet macaw; and see a variety of animals you may never see again in your lifetime.The entire staff is composed of volunteers who have a strong commitment to the zoo’s residents.
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Sierra Safari Zoo is located at 10200 N. Virginia Street and is open seven days a week from April 1st through October 31st. For more information, please call (775) 677-1101.