Wilderness Explorers

Disney's Animal Kingdom

Follow in the footsteps of Russell and his faithful dog, Dug, from the Disney•Pixar film Up! Jaunt across jungles, furrow into forests and make way through the woods while you set out on a series of fact-finding challenges.
  • Main Details

  • Park Disney's Animal Kingdom
  • Type Scavenger Hunt type interactive adventure
  • Operates Reduced Hours
  • Queue Details

  • FastPass+
  • Important Dates

  • Grand Opening Jun 1 2013

'Wilderness Explorers' adventure game to open June 1 at Disney's Animal Kingdom
11 years ago

Disney announce 'Wilderness Explorers' adventure game coming to Disney's Animal Kingdom this spring
11 years ago

Get Started

Grab a field guide from headquarters located on the bridge between the Oasis and Discovery Island or drop by Wilderness Explorer stops in Africa, Rafiki’s Planet Watch, Asia and Dinoland U.S.A. to pick one up there.

Complete the animal activities on your own, or take on each nature-based task as a group.

Wilderness Explorer Badges

Collect over 30 badges as you complete challenges throughout the park.

  • Veterinary Badge – Help diagnose a sea turtle’s health issue
  • Dinosaur Badge – Join in the exploration for dinosaur fossils
  • Animal Find Badge – Check off each of the animals you see
  • Music Badge – Learn how to play an African drum pattern
  • Yeti Badge – Find Yeti artifacts and hear about the folklore