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Prairie Dog Town

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Prairie Dog Town

The prairie dogs were out in full force when we drove up but we couldn't get close enough to them... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
Mary P
San Antonio, Texas
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Our family took us here while we were in town visiting. These little furballs were so cute! The... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
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Mackenzie Park, 4th Street and Interstate 27, Lubbock, TX
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All reviews fun to watch young at heart free fun fun stop quick stop free activity golf course worth a stop these guys kids will love small area fun place all ages lots of fun west texas carrots cute
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It has some native animals to see how they live in this area. Great place to take kids by, they will enjoy the little animals.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank txbuddy
Reviewed 14 December 2018

to each his own but if you like looking at ground rats that are one big green poop sack then you will like this

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank eaterofallthingsgood
Reviewed 30 November 2018

We walked this place regularly a few years back while working in Lubbock. Upon return, we were surprised by the decline in the population of prairie dogs which is not that big of a deal. The big deal is the extremely dangerous deterioration of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Very family friendly. There are lots of prairie dogs and you can get really close to some of them. Lots of fun

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Doug M
Reviewed 14 October 2018

The prairie dogs were out in full force when we drove up but we couldn't get close enough to them to get pictures because they ran down their holes as we approached. It was fun to try though. Maybe if we had more time to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mary P
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We have brought a picnic on several occasions. Quiet there has been very few people each time we have been here to watch the Prairie Dogs. Our toddler loves to share his fruit & veggies.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MooreWater
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Our family took us here while we were in town visiting. These little furballs were so cute! The only thing that separates you from them is a little wall so you're able to toss food to them. Some are a bit tamer and will take...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

We drive up and just watch these little guys run around. Before you know it, a full hour has passed by.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 65TAD65
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This place was started in an attempt to pervent what had been a very common animal from going extint because of a poison program by the US Government. They are completely unafraid of people so you can watch them interact and get great pictures. There...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Dan P
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Take healthy snacks, apples, carrots or sunflower seeds. The apples and carrots are easier to throw. When you enter the park there is a small area on the right that has some prairie dogs but this isn’t the place. Go in, take the first street...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank R0bbenT
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Early morning or late on the day