A Publication of WTVP

Best of Peoria

Located just outside of Peoria, Wildlife Prairie Park has been a family favorite for nearly four decades. Not only are its 2,000 acres home to more than 150 native animals, the park is an epicenter of activity for kids and adults alike—the setting for summer camps, scouting programs, unique special events and annual festivals. It offers a multitude of recreational opportunities—from hiking and biking to fishing and disc golf—plus the Prairie Zephyr train ride, open-air safari bus, playgrounds (including a 60-foot slide!), and so much more to explore…