Wildlife West Nature Park is open daily, year round and is one of the premier nature parks in the southwest. The 122-acre wildlife zoo is home to 25 species of rescued, non-releasable native wildlife, including endangered Mexican wolves, black bear, cougars, pronghorn, javelina, hawks, crested caracaras and more. Events change with the seasons and our high-desert Park is beautiful year round. Wildlife West a multi-faceted organization sponsoring an annual foot-stomping bluegrass/folk/ western Music Festival, Chuckwagon dinners and western swing shows (mid-June - Labor Day), old-fashion barn dances, junior zookeeper day camps for kids, melodramas, Wind Festival, Wildlife Festival, Harvest Festival, and a variety of educational classes, e.g. organic gardening, water harvesting/conservation and bird handling. It’s fun for the entire family with picnic areas, hayrides, free dry camping, behind the scenes wildlife tours, eco-tourism overnight wildlife adventures, and facilities available for family events and company parties. All events are held in our all-weather amphitheater and historic pinto bean barn.