Peak Wildlife Park

Peak Wildlife Park

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What else is on at Peak Wildlife Park?

Visit Peak Wildlife Park, a great family day out in Staffordshire

Have you ever wanted to hop around with wallabies, or maybe to feed a penguin a fish? Perhaps to jump around with some lemurs or catch a glimpse of the elusive red squirrel? Well at Peak Wildlife Park, all of these animal experiences are possible in an interactive wildlife park where the animals are nearly as free to roam as you are! 

Now you can even meet three magnificent polar bears, with Hope and her two cubs recently arriving at the park in 2023. Come and see them today in their 5-acre habitat and become awe-struck at these mighty and beautiful creatures in a natural environment. 

What to expect up close to nature at Peak Wildlife Park

  • There are five main animal walks that you can go through with Peak Wildlife Park, one of these is the lemur walk. Look out for King Julien as you walk alongside these mischievous Madagascians!
  • Look out for the red-ruffed, black and white-ruffed as well as ring-tailed lemurs as you walk beside these curious creatures.
  • If you’re looking for some flightless fun, then you wouldn’t be out of place on one of Peak’s penguin walks. Waddle on with some Humboldt penguins in their colonies as they eagerly await for some fishy snacks before heading off for a swim in the pool.
  • You can also watch them splash about from an underwater viewing area, which always makes for some great sights when you visit this penguin paradise.
  • The lovable marsupials that are wallabies ended up in the UK wilds under bizarre circumstances in 1940, through being released from a private collection as a wartime measure!
  • Here, you can give a fuss, feed some treats and bounce about with Bennetts wallabies, which is certain to have you leaving with a spring in your step!
  • Another adorable animal you can walk about with in Peak Wildlife Park are the red squirrels
  • Become a part of the project by going on a squirrel walk, as all money goes to the conservation and repopulation of red squirrels. Plus, they’re adorable, so you wouldn’t want to miss these little guys anyway! 

Plenty of fun things to do at Peak Wildlife Park

You may be tired after all these animal walks, so why not wind down at a forgotten Namibian outpost and hang out with some meerkats? Watch them scurry about the sands while you brush the majestic hair of a pygmy goat, who will be happy to lie on their side while you give them a nice fuss!

It’s also worth keeping an eye out for some of the other animals on site, including zebras, otters, tortoises, giant rabbits, sheep, deer, warty pig, dik-diks and the Patagonian Mara, of which you can still get close to.

So take a walk on the wild side today and pay a visit to an incredible bunch of animals all waiting to play with you (and maybe try and nab your snacks too)!

Get your tickets for days out at Peak Wildlife Park for an unforgettable family day out and have them delivered instantly via email and SMS!

Be A Keeper

Meet the happy bunch at Peak Wildlife Park and see how PWP works for conservation and sustainability!

Available to 6 June 2025

Junior Keeper

Just like the ‘Be a Keeper’ Experience, the Junior Keeper Experience is a behind the scenes look at what it’s really like to be an animal keeper.

Available to 6 June 2025

Mini Keeper

Perfect for little people, the Mini Keeper Experience is a great way for little monkeys to meet all their favourite animals!

Available to 6 June 2025

Lemur Experience

Immerse yourself in an authentic, behind-the-scenes adventure with some of the planet's most captivating creatures - the ring-tailed lemurs!

Available to 6 June 2025

Meerkat Experience

Dive into a hands-on, behind-the-scenes adventure with some of the planet's most charismatic critters - the meerkats!

Available to 6 June 2025

Penguin Experience

A real, hands-on, behind the scenes visit with one of the world’s most iconic animals! You’ll be in charge of providing dinner for 21 hungry Penguins!

Available to 6 June 2025

Tapir Experience

Embark on a unique, behind-the-scenes journey with one of the most enchanting creatures on the planet - the lowland tapir!

Available to 6 June 2025

Tortoise Experience

Step into an exclusive, behind-the-scenes exploration with one of the most distinguished reptiles on Earth - the Sulcata Tortoise!

Available to 6 June 2025
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How To Find Us

By Car:

The park’s address is Little Paradise Farm, Winkhill, Leek ST13 7QR.
If you’re driving, you can use a GPS or navigation app to guide you directly to the park.
It’s approximately 20 miles from both Derby and Stoke-on-Trent.

Public Transport:

Derby is one of the nearest towns. You can take a train to Derby and then explore other transportation options.
Alternatively, you can check for bus routes or taxis from nearby towns like Buxton.

  • Café
  • Picnic areas
  • Toilets
  • Baby changing
  • Indoor play area

You can walk around Peak Wildlife Park in around 1.5-2 hours, but you can spend so much more time here. We recommend you spend at least 3 hours, if not longer at Peak Wildlife Park

Polar Bears, Humboldt Penguin, Patagonian Mara. Ring-tailed Lemur, Black & White Ruffed Lemur, Black Lemur, Maneless Zebra, Visayan Warty Pig, Meerkat, pygmy goats and more!

Picnics are allowed in the park in their outside areas and in the family room.

Dogs aren't allowed. Foxtwood Kennels, situated 10 minutes from the park, is happy to take dogs for the day.

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