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Colorado Gators Reptile Park was opened to the public in 1990, in Mosca, Colorado, United States. Located 17 miles (27 km) north of Alamosa, Colorado, it started as a tilapia farm in 1977, and now includes a bird sanctuary, reptile rescue, education, and display, and a biodome.To visit Colorado Gators Reptile Park and other attractions in Mosca, use our Mosca holiday planning app.
A geothermal well on the property creates ponds and wetlands for the alligators, but also provides habitat and food for many water-birds and waterfowl. The "Two Mile Creek Wildlife Habitat" lets visitors view alligators, reptiles, and birds in a natural setting, and to go fishing, boating, and picnicking. Over 125 species of birds have been sighted at the farm.
Colorado Gators Reptile Park reviews
Very interesting. Staff friendly and informative. Can hold almost any snake you'd like. Held baby alligator and fed some tortoise. All is very up close and personal.
Very interesting. Staff friendly and informative. Can hold almost any snake you'd like. Held baby alligator and fed some tortoise. All is very up close and personal. more »
Our two daughters had a lot of fun at this place. One is 9 and out younger daughter is 3. Cool roadside attraction with nice and knowledgeable staff.
Our two daughters had a lot of fun at this place. One is 9 and out younger daughter is 3. Cool roadside attraction with nice and knowledgeable staff. more »
This place is wild! It's $20 to get in but it's definitely worth it! There are so many awesome animals and you can get pretty close to some of them! Lots of tortoises walking around and some fish you can feed. The signage is really funny and just adds to the experience. We went pretty close to after it opened so it wasn't busy or crowded. Super unique experience, I would definitely recommend checking it out!
An awesome place to spend a couple of hours. Price seemed a bit steep at first but was worth every penny. They do an awesome job taking care of their animals. Sad to see they have to "rescue" so many reptiles from people who should never have owned them in the first place. Definitely the worth the visit!
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