Call of the Wild

It's a Family Tradition

Museum Highlights
Approximately 60 Displays of North American Animals

Museum is about the length of 2 city blocks

The animals are in natural settings with hand-painted backgrounds.

Many displays have sound effects.

The museum also includes:
 Small movie theatre
 Hands-on Room/ Poetry Display
 2 projected image displays (featuring an early MI fur trapper)
Walk-in Display where you can touch the animals
Window display w/antique fishing & hunting items

Activity Sheets (Scavenger Hunts, etc.) are available for children.
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Call of the Wild

Summer Hours
June 15th- Labor Day
Monday-Sunday 9:00am - 9:00pm

Monday-Saturday 9:30am-6:00pm
Sunday 11:00am-5:00pm

Winter Hours
Adventure Golf & Go Carts

Adults $7.50

Children (5-12 yrs.) $5.00

Seniors (62 yrs. & over) $7.00

Museum Admission
Motor Coach Rate
-Tour Coordinator may pay for entire group upon arrival.
-Tour Coordinator may sign a voucher verifying the number of admissions and we will invoice the agency.
-Payment may be made in advance.
We provide complimentary admission for both the Tour Coordinator and the Motor Coach Driver.

We will provide a complimentary coffee, juice, and snack table for all group guests. We will also greet your group upon arrival, accompany them through the museum, and wish them farewell upon departure.

The Call of the Wild is an enjoyable enroute stop while traveling I-75. The Call of the Wild also has large, clean restrooms, a one level layout with no steps or barriers, and easy pull-through parking for buses. The Call of the Wild is located in Gaylord, Michigan just mile south of the I-75/M-32 complete interchange, EXIT #282.
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Please Call (800) 835-4347 or Email us at
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