Mission & Vision

Rocky Mountain Wild Grizzly Bear experience.

Behind the Scenes with the President.

Do you ever wonder what happens behind the scenes at the Zoo? How does the Zoo acquire animals? And how do we transport them? What is it like to hand-rear a newborn primate? Why are keepers training the animals to engage in natural behaviors? Read the President’s “Behind the Scenes” letters and discover what inspires our President, and our staff, and what drives our passion for the work we do here at the Zoo.

Behind the Scenes letters: