The Wild Center
Tupper Lake, Franklin Co.
The Wild Center's indoor and outdoor exhibits feature plenty of hands-on nature and hundreds of live animals from rare native trout to river otters, turtles the size of walnuts and many other often hard-to-see residents of the woods and waters.
Wildlife to Watch
Where to Watch
- Indoor exhibits such as the "Living River Trail" featuring live otters and "Find Out Forest," filled with high definition media screens
- Trails, overlooks, outdoor exhibits
- Museum/visitor center
- Hiking, snowshoeing, guided nature walks
This site has accessible features that include a visitors center and museum. A full list of DEC's accessible recreation destinations is available on the DEC website.
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Address: 45 Museum Drive, Tupper Lake, NY 12986
Website: The Wild Center (This link leaves DEC's website)
Photo credits: The Wild Center