Fun awaits with a chance to see some animals in their - almost - natural habitat. McGregor, Texas is home to the Blue Hills Ranch & Giraffe Sanctuary.

Wait, What?

Okay, far from natural, but this sanctuary in McGregor is about as close to "natural' as some of us may ever get. It's really just like going to the zoo, except for, you know, the zoo part.

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If you love animals of all kinds and want a chance to get up-close and personal with kangaroos, otters, horses, mini cows, zebras, lemurs and, of course, giraffes, this is your opportunity, and it's just a short drive away in McGregor.

Let's Go on Safari

The Blue Hills Ranch & Giraffe Sanctuary sits on 150 acres where all of these animals and more roam freely, and it's open for visitors. Book a safari tour for the whole family and get up close and personal with the animals.

Just like a zoo, the kids and adults alike will have a blast as you ride around the property and learn about all the different animals. You can even make it a weekend by reserving a stay in luxury cabins on the ranch.

Plan Ahead

The Blue Hills Ranch & Giraffe Sanctuary is also a perfect place to plan a wedding or event. The 150 acres of rolling hills and Bluebonnets, while in season, make the perfect backdrop for a wedding or even a birthday party, but don't let your imagination stop there. You can talk to the crew about customizing your event how you like.

More to Come

According to Do512 Family, the owners have a lot of great additions coming in the future like an RV Resort and pirate-themed cabins.

Make sure to keep an eye on their socials for all the updates. They can be found at their website, or on Facebook and Instagram!

No Brainer

Finding some fun and exciting things to do for the family doesn't always mean having to travel to the big cities or halfway across the state. There's plenty of adventures just a short drive away.

The Blue Hills Ranch & Giraffe Sanctuary is one of them.

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