America’s ONLY mountain zoo and home of the largest giraffe herd, incredible views, rides and the top species of animals, your family will love this adventure!
Check out the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo’s newest and biggest addition in Zoo history. You’ll love the elephants, meerkats and lions. They love their new home overlooking Colorado Springs!
Spanning over 146 acres, the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is Colorado’s best and America’s ONLY mountain zoo. That means views from every angle of the zoo! With over 800 animal varieties, you’ll be sure to find something furry, scaly, feathered and NEW you’ve never seen before!
The Zoo’s newest and greatest addition provides an exquisite habitat for African Elephants, lions, meerkats and a magestic black rhinoceros! You’ll feel like you’re walking through the African savanna, right on the side of the mountain. The best views of Colorado Springs can be seen walking side-by-side with elephants next to a 20-foot waterfall!
Amur tigers, Pallas’ cats and the rare Amur leopards love the weather in Colorado Springs, so the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo built them native-like habitats that allow them to explore and live in an enriched environment full of logs and various crevices. This means, these guys love to play!
Connect with the wild heritage of the Rocky Mountain region, offering surprising, engaging and memorable encounters with moose, mountain lions, Canada lynx, North American river otters, grizzly bears and bald eagles.
From the Will Rogers Shrine, the Mountaineer Sky Ride, Carousel and Pony Rides, the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo has something extra for children of every age!
With its distinctive mountainside setting at an elevation of 6,800— with over 200 species of wild animals, engaging exhibits and irresistible attractions, at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, the wonders of the wild are just a short trip away.
There’s good food and then there’s GREAT food and the Zoo has an incredible commitment to making sure your taste buds are served delicious dishes when you’re there. From gourmet burgers to eating along side the clouds, the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo has some amazing food!
Discover the Unique Gifts webpage filled with helpful gifts for conservation, behind-the-scenes tour packages, animal artwork, education program options, memberships and Adopt an Animal and more!
Make sure you check out the Zoo’s event page to see everything happening with their extensive schedule.