Jungle Island, Knott’s Berry Farm, Buena Park, California

This is a view of the entrance to the now-demolished Jungle Island section of Knott’s Berry Farm. It was clearly inspired by the similar child-friendly theme playground called Tom Sawyer’s Island located at the nearby Disneyland.

Knott’s Berry Farm, Ghost Town, Calif.

The description states:

JUNGLE ISLAND

Knott’s Berry Farm and Ghost Town

Buena Park, California

Entrance to Jungle Island, filled with Woodimals for children to climb upon and trails to discover.

Color Photo by Ellis Sawyer

–The area was dismantled in the 1990’s and incorporated into the private picnic grounds. This card was used and is dated 1 May 1966.

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