Rides and Attractions

Maximize your Zoo visit with hands-on, interactive activities that the whole family can enjoy! To participate in Zoo rides and attractions, a reloadable Explore More Card is required; cash is not accepted. Purchase your Explore More Card* at the ticket booth or one of several convenient locations throughout the Zoo. For year-round savings on rides and attractions, consider our Explorer memberships.

*$1=1 Explore More Credit (EC).*

Climb Aboard the Spots & Stripes Railroad

9:00am – 4:45pm daily.

2 EC* per ride.

Conquer the Sky-High Safari

10:00am – 4:00pm daily.

7 EC* per climb for general public; 5 EC* Individual and Family-level members; and 3 EC* Explorer, Patron, and Gold-level members.

Min. 48" tall w/out parental supervision; max. 300 lbs.; Appropriate shoes required to climb; no flip-flops or open-heeled shoes.

Experience the Farmyard

9:00am – 4:00pm daily.

2 EC* per person.

Feed the Giraffes at Giraffe Overlook

10:00am – 2:30pm daily (or until giraffes have eaten their daily allotment).

2 EC* per scoop of lettuce.

Feed the Lorikeets at Koala Knockabout

9:00am – 4:30pm daily.

2 EC* per person upon entry (cup of nectar included).

Mingle with Marsupials in the Kangaroo Walkabout

9:30am – 4:30pm daily.

Free with admission.

Scale the Wild Adventures Rock Wall

10:00am – 4:30pm weekends & holidays.

3 EC* per climb.

Min. 45 lbs., max. 250 lbs. Climbers must also fit securely in a harness.

Take a Spin on the Endangered Species Carousel

9:00am – 5:00pm daily.

2 EC* per ride.

Availability, schedules, and prices are subject to change. Attractions may close early due to weather.