Hidden in southeast Oklahoma, the EAF is the second largest home to Asian elephants in America.

Email: info@endangeredarkfoundation.org

Tel: 580-317-8470

Office Hours: Mon – Fri, 9am – 4pm


© 2019 by Endangered Ark Foundation. All Rights Reserved.

Holiday Elephant Tours - Dec. 7th & 14th Only!

Holiday Elephant Tours

We're decking out the barn for our 2019 Christmas Celebration! Share Holiday Cheer with some very special guests - Santa & Mrs. Claus, Santa’s Helpers, the Ele-Elves and our beloved pachyderms!

This unique event will allow visitors to capture one-of-a-kind photos with our holiday celebrities and make memories your family will never forget.

The Holiday Tour will include a one and a half hour guided tour of the EAF, a trip on the Holly Trolly into the woods (weather permitting) to meet the EAF elephants, an opportunity to hand feed an elephant a Christmas cake, and not least of all, the chance for children to meet Santa Claus & Mrs. Claus!

All children age 12 and under will receive a personalized wrapped holiday package from Santa to commemorate their elephant experience!

This holiday event will ONLY be available on Dec. 7th & 14th. To learn more or book your tour, click below.

About The Endangered Ark Foundation

The Endangered Ark Foundation is a private non-profit dedicated to ensuring the future of Asian elephants in North America, providing a retirement ranch for circus elephants, and educating the public about this endangered species.

We respect the intimate understanding of the bond and partnership formed between animals and humans, and the need for action to save endangered animals. We believe education and preservation efforts will ensure that people will able to experience the joy and wonder of the Asian elephant for generations to come.

Public Tours

Public tours are approximately one hour and are available on Friday, Saturday and Sunday (varies depending on season). Guests are requested to make reservations online (or by calling) to ensure availability and to guarantee a seat.

Private encounters and tours for student groups, civic organizations, youth program, businesses, or other special groups are also available.

EAF tour guests are provided interactive educational demonstrations about what goes into caring for an elephant, as well as provided information on our endangered Asian elephant residents and their behaviors. We strive to address every question asked and hope you leave our facility with a love and understanding of what we do at EAF and of the Asian elephant species.


Elephant Expeditions

Have you ever wanted to spend the day with an elephant? Now you can!

Due to a great deal of public interest, the EAF is partnering with Oklahoma Awesome Adventures to offer our first ever all-day Elephant Expeditions on September 22nd and October 8th from 8:30am to 3:00pm!

Guests will have a unique opportunity to ask one-on-one questions, hand feed an elephant, take a tour of the facility, bathe an elephant and dine with our elephant specialists (lunch provided)!​

Visit www.OklahomaAwesomeAdventures.com for more information or click below to book now.

The Endangered Ark Foundation is a private non-profit dedicated to the conservation of Asian elephants in North America.

Email: info@endangeredarkfoundation.org

Tel: 580-317-8470

Office Hours: Mon – Fri, 9am – 4pm


Upcoming Events

Public Tours

The EAF offers public tours of our facility on Fridays, Saturdays, and most Sundays. Call or book online today to take a tour of our facility and meet our elephants!

Private Encounters

Get up close and personal with our elephants in a Private Encounter! Enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to spend quality time with our herd in a personal setting.

Special Groups

Schedule a private visit for your school, student group, civic organization, business, youth program, or other special group to receive a special tour tailored to your group.

Elephant Expeditions

The EAF is partnering with Oklahoma Awesome Adventures to offer special day-long adventures with our elephants! Dates are limited, book today!

Cabin Rentals

Visting from out of town?

Oklahoma Awesome Adventures is now offering cabin rentals right next door to the EAF, featuring breakfast with the elephants!

Hugo Pumpkin Festival

Don't miss the Hugo Pumpkin Festival this October! This year the EAF is partnering with the festival to offer hayrides with the elephants!

Fridays, Saturdays and most Sundays

Everyday of the week

*Depending on the season

Sept. 22nd & Oct. 8th only

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