Fun Things to Do

Kids and guests hand-feeding giraffes in the African Rift Valley exhibit at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

Best Place for Family Fun.

While your visiting Colorado Springs on vacation or just looking for family adventures, a day at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is like no other!

  • Hop aboard a captivating historic carousel,
  • take the chairlift-style Sky Ride with soaring views above the Zoo,
  • visit our walk-through aviary in Australia, where budgies and other birds will eat right from your hand,
  • hand-feed the largest giraffe herd at any zoo in the African Rift Valley,
  • stop by The Loft, where you can bring your curiosities and get hands-on with Zoo animals and learn what it’s like to work with wildlife!

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