The Lok Kawi Wildlife Park was officialy open to the public on the 17 February 2007. It is located along the Penampang-Papar old road and is fully developed by The Sabah Wildlife Department.
The Park consists of two components: Zoological and Botanical. The main objective of the park is to become a family-oriented park.
Among the inhabitants of the zoo (zoological components) are the Borneo Pygmy Elephants, Sumatran Rhinoceros, Orang Utan, Proboscis Monkey, Malayan Tiger, as well as some different species of birds and deer.
The botanical components, on the other hand, offers visitors the opportunity to go jungle trekking along the botanical trail. The paved trail is about 1.4km long; however leisurely strolls, visitors are only advised to walk halfway along the trail. The park opens everyday from 0930am to 0530pm.