Enjoy. Interact. Understand.
At America’s only mountain zoo, connect with over 750 animals and over 170 species from all over the the world—including hand-feeding Cheyenne Mountain Zoo’s magnificent giraffe herd, the largest herd at any zoo in the world.
African Rift Valley – giraffes, Red River hogs, meerkats, African lions, Colobus monkeys, Grant’s zebra, vultures and more!
Aquatics – penguins, beaver, fish, amphibians
Asian Highlands – Amur tigers, Pallas’ cats, and snow leopards
Australia Walkabout –wallabies, budgies, emu, alligator, tree kangaroo
Bears – Asiatic black bears and Andean spectacled bears
(see Rocky Mountain Wild for grizzly bears)
Encounter Africa – African elephants, black rhino, meerkats, African Cape porcupine
Leaping to the Rescue – Wyoming toad, African bullfrog, poison dart frogs and more!
Monkey Pavilion – Lemurs, mangabeys, two-toed sloth, and gibbons
My Big Backyard – chickens, goats, koi, and rabbits
Primate World – Orangutans, Western Lowland gorillas, siamangs, naked mole rats
Rocky Cliffs – Rocky Mountain goats
Scutes Family Gallery – Over 40 species of reptiles; snakes, lizards, turtles and tortoises
The Loft – See. Explore. Learn. Do. What is it like to work with wildlife? Bring your curiosities and get hands-on with Zoo animals.