Pumpkin Patch at Lonesome Dove Drive-thru Safari
Autumn has arrived at Lonesome Dove Drive-thru Safari in Jefferson, Texas. Beginning this weekend look for the pumpkin patch adjacent to the petting zoo.
Take a photo in the pumpkin patch or purchase a pumpkin to take home after your visit. In addition, owners are working on a mini-train that is scheduled to open around Oct. 16. The mini-train will allow visitors to ride around the Lonesome Dove grounds of the safari. The price of the mini- train ride is still to be determined.
As many of you continue to social distance during this pandemic Lonesome Dove Drive-thru Safari guarantees a fun family-friendly environment with around 160 animals of all kinds.
- Safari Animals:
- Barasingha Deer
- Fallow Deer
- Fallow Buck
- Red Deer
- Highland Cattle
- Blackbuck Antelope
- Eland Antelope
- Addax Antelope
- Simitar Oryx
- White Camel
- Miniature Donkeys
Lonesome Dove also has a petting zoo that is free with safari admission.
Lonesome Dove Drive-Thru Safari is located two miles north of Jefferson on Hwy 59, just look for the signs.
Hours: 10:30AM - 4:30PM Tuesday-Sunday (Weather Permitting)
Cost: $12 Adult. $6 Child and special discounts for Military and First Responsders $10