USAToday 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards voting has been suspended due to various closures caused by the coronavirus outbreak.

  • We have been assured that all votes cast through 10 p.m. MDT on March 24, 2020 will carry over when voting re-launches down the line.
  • As of the time voting closed, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo was ranked as #4 Best Zoo in North America and Rocky Mountain Wild (at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo) was ranked as #1 Best Zoo Exhibit in North America.

We’ll be sure to let you know when voting re-opens, and you can start supporting us with your votes again!


Last year, you voted Cheyenne Mountain Zoo the 6th best zoo in North America and Rocky Mountain Wild as the 5th best zoo exhibit in USAToday’s 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards Program. Thank you!