If you’ve always wanted to go on a safari, did you know you don’t have to travel far to experience one? Blue Hills Ranch is the coolest animal sanctuary with tons of unique experiences right here in Texas!

Updated May 2024




Blue Hills Ranch is a 150 acre animal sanctuary with more than 150 exotic animals. Find everything from giraffes, zebras, kangaroos, donkeys, camels and more, roaming free on the property! The ranch is located just 20 minutes from Waco in McGregor and is a little slice of Africa right here in Texas. They offer a variety of different experiences that allow you to get up close and personal with the animals! 


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🦒 Hang with giraffes 
🍼 Bottle feed a baby kangaroo
🦦 Swim + play with otters
🐴 Horseback riding 
🦓 Safari adventure tour 

We highly recommend the Safari Adventure which costs just $65 a person and includes an hour long UTV ride around the property to see all the animals! 


Blue Hills offers several different accommodations to stay overnight for the ultimate experience! Currently they have several different cabins available to rent but stay tuned for two new epic accommodations including the safari dome pictured in the video and a glass house that will be located inside the giraffe area so the giraffes can walk right up to your balcony! For more details and pricing on all of the experiences and accommodations, head to bluehillsranch.com!





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