Pennsylvania

Lake Tobias Wildlife Park

Visitors love to feed the animals at the Lake Tobias Petting Zoo. Featuring camels, alpacas, as well as farm animals like goats and sheep, the petting zoo has all kinds of animals to interact with. Crackers and other food items can be bought for feeding the animals. This park also features a reptile building, complete with hands-on presentations - visitors might even get the chance to touch an alligator. School, scout, and camp groups can reserve in advance for an educational trip, either on the Lake Tobias safari or at the zoo grounds.
 
Contact Info
Address: 760 Tobias Road, Halifax, PA 17032. Dauphin County. Tel: 717-362-9126. Email: info@laketobias.com. Website: www.laketobias.com. Hrs: See website.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2 hours. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Environmental Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Science. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Zoo Lesson Plan

When you go to the zoo, be on the lookout for the clever ways animals adapted to their surroundings and developed traits that help them survive. Students act like scientists to observe animal life while focusing on the diets and eating habits.... Continue