Big Joel's Safari Petting Zoo & Educational Park
We are located just south of Wright City, Missouri, only minutes from Interstate 70. Our address is:
13187 State Hwy M
Wright City, MO 63390
Please note if using our address in a GPS Device that very often for reasons out of our control with many devices, it will take you in the wrong direction (usually on Hwy M). So save yourself some time and check out the directions below.
From St. Louis:
From I-70 take Wright City exit 200. You will go left over the interstate and across the railroad tracks. Turn right onto Highway F. Follow Hwy F to the intersection of Hwy F and Hwy M. At the intersection of Hwy F and Hwy M, take Highway M East (left) a half mile. Big Joel's Safari is located on the left.
Option #1: Take Hwy 40 west to I-70 west and follow above directions.
Option #2: Exit onto Hwy N west over 40 and follow to the intersection of Hwy N, Hwy OO, and Hwy T. Continue to go straight onto Hwy OO. At the end of Hwy OO you will come to Hwy M. Go right onto Hwy M. Big Joel's Safari will be on the right about 3 miles. This is often referred to as the M OO N route.
From Kansas City:
Take I-70 east to the Wright City exit 199. Turn right towards the South Outer Road. Make a left onto the South Outer Road. Make a right at the stop sign and go over the railroad tracks. Turn right onto Hwy F. Follow Hwy F to the intersection of Hwy F and Hwy M. At the intersection of Hwy F and Hwy M, take Highway M East (left) a half mile. Big Joel's Safari is located on the left.
Take Hwy 47 north out of Washington and take a right on Hwy O. Stay on Hwy O and then turn left onto Hwy M. Stay on Hwy M and you will see a "2 Miles to Big Joel's Sign". We will be on the right side (you will pass Pumpkins Galore & Cedar Lake Cellars). If you reach Hwy F you have gone too far