Zoo Exploration Tours

Customize or Pre-schedule Your Journey.

Let the Zoo’s EdVenture department take you on an adventure through the country’s only mountain zoo! This program is ideal for schools, troops, and family/friend groups!

  Prescheduled Zoo Exploration Tours


Stay tuned for future prescheduled tours!



  Custom Zoo Exploration Tours

Your Tour Topic is Customizable!

Choose from a suggestion below, or let us know what you would like to learn!

Suggested Topics:

  • Animal Adaptations
  • Habitats
  • Veterinary Sciences
  • African Animals
  • Zoo History

Your Tour Offers Unique Opportunities:

All Tours include:

  • An up close animal presentation with an Animal Ambassador*
  • Giraffe feeding
  • A Program Mentor tour guide who is skilled in working with and teaching children at the Zoo. Mentors make the tour topics age appropriate and entertaining!

2 Hour Tours include:

  • A scheduled talk with a Cheyenne Mountain Zoo animal keeper! This gives your group the unique opportunity to ask questions and learn from a staff member who directly cares for animals at our Zoo.

*An Animal Ambassador is a reptile, amphibian, invertebrate, or small mammal from our Loft animal collection.

Work with us to plan and create your own adventure for groups, schools, troops, friends and/or family!
Maximum of 15 people per group. A non-refundable deposit will be collected at booking.
For every 10 children, groups receive and admission rate of $0.75 for one adult.


1 hour tour $225.75 – for up to 15 people
1.5 hour tour $250.75 – for up to 15 people
2 hour tour $300.75 – for up to 15 people
Additional adults: $2 off current admission price

(includes a $0.75 donation to Quarters for Conservation).

We are unable to accept passes or memberships in place of admission fees for Zoo Exploration Tours.


To Schedule a Custom Zoo Exploration Tour:

Email [email protected] or call 719-424-7827.


Title One Scholarship Information:

For Title One Schools seeking information about scholarship funding, please view the Opportunity Fund Guidelines and Frequently Asked Questions. To access the Opportunity Fund Scholarship Application.
Opportunity Fund scholarships have limited availability.