2014 Press Releases

    November 18, 2014

    Northwest Trek Wildlife Park is a great family outing for Thanksgiving weekend, and here's one 'turkey' visitors may appreciate from a distance

    November 3, 2014
    In honor of their service: Veterans enjoy free admission to Northwest Trek Wildlife Park and Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium during Veterans' Appreciation Days, Nov. 10-11

    October 2, 2014
    24-year-old grizzly bear humanely euthanized after emergency exam revealed invasive tumor

    September 29, 2014
    Senior citizens get half off general admission at Northwest Trek through Friday, Oct. 3

    September 26, 2014
    Endangered Oregon Spotted Frogs released into Pierce County wetlands through cooperative, multi-agency program to save the amphibians

    September 21, 2014
    Who hoots? You hoot. Everybody hoots and howls at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

    September 5,2014
    The wildest run of the year takes off Sept. 20 at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

    August 25, 2014
    September is half-off general admission month for senior citizens at Northwest Trek

    August 25, 2014
    Labor Day weekend must-do: Northwest Trek's "Get Out of the Rut" activities bring antler-clashing, elk-bugling end-of-summer fun for the whole family

    August 14, 2014
    It's wild out there: Watch native Northwest animals feasting on fish, hunks of meat, other natural foods during Feeding Frenzy weekend

    August 7, 2014
    Two Canada lynx brothers find new home at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

    July 16, 2014
    Make an amazing mask, learn to survive as an animal in the wild, and participate in crafts and games during Endangered Species Weekend

    June 30, 2014
    And the names are: Benton and Fern for black bears at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

    June 30, 2014
    Douglas Fir Tip Sorbet? Stinging Nettle Pesto? Yep, they're delicious, and Northwest Trek horticulturist Jake Pool makes them for Marianne Binetti on the TV show 'Dig In Seattle'

    June 4, 2014
    It's a bear-y, berry excellent feast Saturday and Sunday at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

    May 28, 2014
    American black bears welcomed home to Northwest with a salmon feast - and they loved it

    May 22, 2014
    It's baby animal season at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

    May 14, 2014
    Two 6-year-old American black bears find a new home at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

    April 29, 2014
    Zip Wild opens Saturday for a new season of thrills and adventure

    April 22, 2014
    Celebrate the wolf pups' first birthday this weekend at Northwest Trek

    March 31, 2014
    Birds of a feather flock together this coming weekend for Migratory Madness

    February 28, 2014
    Spring hours begin in March at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium and Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

    February 17, 2014
    Popular Career Day set for March 1 at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

    February 13, 2014
    Up to four kids get into Northwest Trek Wildlife Park free with each paying adult during Kids 'n' Critters


    February 9, 2014
    Northwest Trek Wildlife Park closed today due to snow

    February 7, 2014
    Northwest Trek closed today due to icy roads and pathways

    February 4, 2014
    AmeriCorps team digs deeply into a backlog of projects at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

    January 24, 2014
    Show Seahawks pride and save on admission to Northwest Trek Wildlife Park and Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

    January 21, 2014
    Geriatric black bear euthanized at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

    January 8, 2014
    Open House set Feb. 8 for volunteers at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park