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
- Gift Certificates Available
Brilliant Bison EncounterReviewed 06-24-18
We enjoyed the tour around the ranch and fed the bison; then had a wonderful lunch in a barn of Buffalo Barbecue, baked beans, coleslaw, tea, lemonade, and water. The family's enthusiastic manners... Read More
We took the tour around the ranch and fed the bison, then had a wonderful dinner in a barn of Buffalo Barbecue, baked beans, cole slaw and tea and buffalo jerky at each place setting! It was so... Read More
Fun EveningReviewed 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
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