314 West Bijou St. , Colorado Springs, CO, US, 80905
- Phone: (719) 471-8680
- Fax: (719) 471-0894
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
May to Sep - Mo to Su from 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM,Oct to Apr - Mo to Su from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PMSpend a day at America's only mountainside zoo. The zoo features endangered species in mountain exhibits that resemble their natural habitat. You can walk the hilly terrain or catch the tram at one of seven stops. Hands-on contact with animals is permitted in front of the Aquatics building - giraffes will literally eat from your hand, and zoo crackers can be purchased at the entrance. Mountain weather changes rapidly, so bring a light jacket.