Cook's Bison Ranch

5645 E 600 S Wolcottville

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Bringing back an American Tradition - Voted "Indiana Official Best of Bison Ranch". Cook's Bison Ranch is an historical treasure located in beautiful Northern Indiana Amish Country, located on a peaceful, 83-acre farm setting. Cook's Bison Ranch is a place where everyone is welcomed and at home...the place to be if you are looking for a simple, unique opportunity to make memories. Whether young or old, you can enjoy a relaxing time at Cook's Bison Ranch.

See and feed the buffalo, enjoy a buffalo burger, and browse our gift shop. Cook's Bison Ranch is Group and Family friendly and located a short drive from Shipshewana. Ask about renting The Ranch for your special occasions.

Tours of Cook's Bison Ranch are offered for groups of 20 or more. Reservations are required. The tour includes a short video of our farm, a question/answer session, a guided ride through the ranch on our covered wagon to feed the bison herd, and a selected bison meal. Wrap up your tour with a visit to our Buffalo Treasures Gift Shop and take home a souvenir and some bison meat. Our group tours are for all ages, and we frequently host school field trips, motor coach groups, family excursions, church groups, and civic groups.

Hours: Monday-Saturday 10am-3pm; Call for seasonal hours

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Seasonal
  • Gift Certificates Available
  • Family-Fun
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Based on 9 reviews | Write a review

Fun Evening

3 Reviewed 08-16-17

If you've never seen bison up close & personal this is a great place. They took us out into the pasture where we could feed the herd. Lots of little ones, so cute. Also enjoyed a great BBQ of bison... Read More

Good family activity.

3 Reviewed 07-02-17

The extended family of 14 ( children from 1 1/2 to 11)enjoyed seeing the bison up close, feeding and getting to know more about them., The bison burger meal was less than expected. Read More

Great visit for young and old---but if you have kids---they will love it

5 Reviewed 10-29-16

We did the tour and the chuck wagon meal---total of $ 20 ( $6 seniors tour and $14 meal )The meal was fine----in a large decorated barn type building----but the tour was a wagon ride out to the... Read More

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