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Discovery Island Trails Animal Kingdom

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The Discovery Island Trails are the best kept secret that you'll find on the Animal Kingdom Guide map. These are beautifully landscaped paths and trails around the base of the Tree of Life that contain small animal viewing areas. Here you will find the likes of lemurs, Saddle-billed Storks, Macaws, kangaroos, and much more. When … Continue reading "Discovery Island Trails Animal Kingdom"
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Discovery Island Trails AllEars Meet Animal Kingdom December 6, 2010

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On a very VERY chilly morning, a group of dedicated AllEars Animal Kingdom fans meet at Pizzafari for a walk along the Discovery Island Trails. Today we released AllEars Trading Card #20, celebrating the Holidays at Animal Kingdom: We kept warm inside Pizzafari until it was time to venture out. Pictured: Cindy Kay Rhye and … Continue reading "Discovery Island Trails AllEars Meet Animal Kingdom December 6, 2010"
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Character Greeting Trails Camp Minnie-Mickey Animal Kingdom

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Amidst a Northeastern forest of cedar and birch trees you will find Camp Minnie-Mickey and the Character Greeting Trails. During the month of December, the characters were dressed in holiday wear; Santa Goofy; Casual Winterwear for Minnie, etc. Mickey and Minnie, Pluto and Goofy, Pooh and Tigger, Terk and Rafiki are usually out and about … Continue reading "Character Greeting Trails Camp Minnie-Mickey Animal Kingdom"
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Discovery Island Overview Animal Kingdom

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As you emerge from the heavily vegitated Oasis, you will see the Tree of Life in front of you. Discovery Island is the central hub of Disney's Animal Kingdom. Think of it as you would the Magic Kingdom's Main Street. From the Discovery Island hub, the spokes of the wheel branch out into the other … Continue reading "Discovery Island Overview Animal Kingdom"
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Memories of Discovery Island

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Before I begin, I have a confession to make – I have never been to Discovery Island. Sad, but true! Fortunately, Carol and Rob enjoyed several short boat rides from Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground to Discovery Island, so once again they have acted as my consultants! 1979 Postcard Bay Lake, which surrounds Discovery Island, … Continue reading "Memories of Discovery Island"
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Animal Kingdom – The Storks of Discovery Island

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I was recently in Animal Kingdom to walk some of the animal trails. One of my favorites is just outside of Africa and part of the Discovery Island Trails. Since the Saddle-billed stork viewing area is first, we will check out what’s happening! Little did I know what a treat I was in for special … Continue reading "Animal Kingdom – The Storks of Discovery Island"
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Disney Pics of the Week – Discovery Island

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Discovery Island is the central hub of Disney’s Animal Kingdom and our theme for Pic of the Week this week. Here you’ll find the Tree of Life, It’s Tough to Be a Bug and the Discovery Island Trails. When you get hungry, check out Pizzafari or Flame Tree BBQ and then wander through the numerous … Continue reading "Disney Pics of the Week – Discovery Island"
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The Oasis: A Place of Transition Part II Animal Kingdom

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by Deb Wills, Editor-in-Chief This article appeared in the December 7, 2004, Issue #272 of ALL EARS® (ISSN: 1533-0753) With its colorful lush vegetation, rays of sunshine filtering through the trees, and the sound of water running down rocks, the Oasis is a peaceful transition into Animal Kingdom. The winding paths intersect, but also go … Continue reading "The Oasis: A Place of Transition Part II Animal Kingdom"
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