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White Oak Conservation Center

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581705 White Oak Rd, Yulee, FL 32097-2169
+1 904-225-3396
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My nine year old granddaughter and I visited White Oak Conservation Center while on a mini vacation... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sharon R
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Monroe, Georgia
Vacation with husband

Although I have been visiting Amelia Island for over 50 years, I had never heard of the White Oak... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Joyce1945A
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Newnan, Georgia
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White Oak Conservation Center is one of the world's premiere wildlife breeding, research, and training facilities. The Center, located along the St. Mary's River in northeast Florida, spans 600 acres and is surrounded by 6,800 acres of pine and hardwood forest and wetlands.
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“sunset safari” (7 reviews)
“cheetah run” (6 reviews)
LOCATION
581705 White Oak Rd, Yulee, FL 32097-2169
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+1 904-225-3396
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"endangered animals"
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"sunset safari"
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"cheetah run"
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"cheetah cubs"
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"wildlife tour"
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"dirt road"
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"horseback ride"
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"golf experience"
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"bucket list"
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"tour bus"
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"marys river"
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"natural setting"
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"fantastic tour"
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"private tour"
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Reviewed yesterday

My nine year old granddaughter and I visited White Oak Conservation Center while on a mini vacation in Jacksonville, Florida. Our guide was an expert on the center's history, purpose, and wildlife there. We rode in an open air vehicle with room for about 20...More

Thank Sharon R
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Although I have been visiting Amelia Island for over 50 years, I had never heard of the White Oak Conservancy until this year, when my husband received a news letter mentioning it from the Surf and Racquet Club, our favorite place to stay on the...More

Thank Joyce1945A
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Awesome place...guide was knowledgeable and fun! Tour lasted about 2 hours.....sit on the right side of tour bus....that's where most of the animals are when you stop You can get out to get up close and personal at several stops.there are several different tours to...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018

My mother and I did the Safari in the Saddle tour, and it's one of the best experiences I've ever had. The day started at 9 am, the greeter at the front gate gave us a map to the West Stables, we arrived and Billy...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend, friend and I went to White Oak for a breakfast and cheetah run. Everything was WONDERFUL! The food was great, and watching the cheetahs run was amazing! All of the animals there were in outstanding condition and their habitats were immaculate. I especially...More

Thank Lucy N
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Well here I am again, as I continue to experience new offerings from the stellar team at White Oak. This past week I was lucky enough to attend the first Arbus sponsored Plein Air event...I hope it will be available least annually, as the artists...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Where do I start? This was by far one of the best experiences I have ever had. We did the safari from the saddle tour which was incredible to say the least. When we went there was a week old baby rhino and two expecting...More

1  Thank tiana t
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

I have attended three different events at White Oak. My favorite being Winos for Rhinos :) This personalized tour takes you around the property by trolley stopping at each Rhino camp and offers wine and tapas tastings while educating you on the different species! This...More

1  Thank Nugget O
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Our 3 teenagers had a fantastic time riding the horses and viewing the animals, including giraffes, zebras and rhinos. The guides are amazing, and the experience includes lunch as well as a close-up animal experience. The lunch included gluten-free options for our son with Celiac...More

1  Thank Bill T
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Was an amazing tour by Sue, Bless her soul for it was very cold. We saw White Rino's, Rino's, Buffalo, Cheetahs, horses, Giraffes and so much more. Beautiful place to see up close wildlife without crowds and in their environment. Never realized the size and...More

Thank Kathleen W
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manddheff
22 August 2016|
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Response from Stephanie R | Property representative |
White Oak offers public tours on Wednesdays and Fridays. If you can visit on one of those days, please call 905-225-3396 to make reservations. Here is a link to the website for more information.
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LakeMom21030
19 January 2016|
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Response from jan c | Reviewed this property |
Don't know if they do this all the time. My friends and I did the tour and then lunch. We were given a tour of the facility which is used when they host groups. They have a bowling alley, dining hall with beautiful... More
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cc41139
21 June 2015|
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Response from Stephanie R | Property representative |
Greetings, please call us at 904-225-3396 for details on tours, lodging and meals.
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