Bear Country USA



Visitors Info

Bear Country USA is open Spring through late November.

Currently Closed for the Season.
We will open for the 2019 Season sometime in April 2019. TBD as of yet.

Our 2018 opening and closing hours are below and are subject to change without notice.
The closing times are when our admission gate closes.
We do not close the rest of the Park until the visitors are finished with their visit.
All hours are weather permitting.

2018 Hours:
April 21st and 22nd: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM — CubFest, Entire park is open.
April 23rd through May 4th: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
May 5th through May 25th: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
May 26th through August 2nd: 7:30 AM – 7:00 PM
August 3rd through September 3rd: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
September 4th through September 30th: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
October 1st through October 31st: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
November 1st through November 26th: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

The closing times are when the last ticket is sold and we will stay open until the customers have finished their tour and visit.

We are open every day of the week during the season but may close due to inclement weather in October and November. We are always closed on Thanksgiving Day so our employees can be with their families.

Private Vehicle Rates:

Adult $18
Child (5-12) $12
Senior (62+) $16
Military Adult $16
Military Child $11
Maximum/Vehicle $65
Children 4 & under FREE
Season Pass $150

Event Rates:

CubFest Children age 4 and under are free;
$18 per person

Tour Group Rates :

Adult Motorcoach $15/person
(Majority over 12 years of age)
Maximum charge per Adult Motorcoach $350
Child Motorcoach $9/person
(Majority under 12 years of age)
Maximum charge per Child Motorcoach $275
“Group” must be designated and identifiable, and must include at least (15) peopleChildren under the age of five in a private family vehicle are admitted free.Step-on guides are available without charge for a motorcoach, and with a 24-hour advance notice of arrival.

Approximate Tour Time: 2 hours. Special Motor coach parking with clear access to exit is available.

Tour Contact:
Pauline Casey

Special rates are available for Professional Photographers and Artists.

Rules & Regulations

  • All persons entering this wildlife park do so at their own risk to person and property.
  • All persons must remain in their vehicle at all times with all doors and sunroofs tightly closed.
  • Windows must be closed at all times.
  • Feeding of animals is strictly prohibited.
  • Should you develop car trouble, do not attempt to leave your vehicle. Turn on your hazard lights and sound your horn to summon assistance.
  • Commercial rights to all photographs remain the property of Bear Country USA
  • Pets/Animals are allowed through the park in your vehicle.  But are not allowed around the wildlife walkway. They can be on leash near the gazebo area at the end.
  • Please review the US DOJ FAQ in regards to the exclusion of service animals, especially Question 26.