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Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

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4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906-5755
+1 719-633-9925
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Awesome Zoo!

For a zoo on the side of a mountain, there is an amazing variety of animals and habitats on... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kathi D
Palm Coast, Florida
Vacation day for Hubby and I

What an amazing experience. Had a blast feeding the Giraffes. A very clean zoo and the animals... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Windsor, Colorado, United States
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Colorado Springs is home to America’s ONLY mountain zoo. Located at 6,800 feet above sea level, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo offers breathtaking views of the city and of its 750 animals. The unique design of the Zoo’s animal exhibits gets guests closer than ever before. Hand-feed one of the largest reticulated giraffe herds in the world, watch grizzlies swim with trout, hop next to red-necked wallabies and get hands on with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents in The Loft. Have a WILD adventure at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo – see the animals, ride an antique carousel, eat a gourmet lunch at the Grizzly Grill and ride the Mountaineer Sky Ride to the Zoo’s summit. Visit 365 days a year for family fun at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sky ride” (216 reviews)
“giraffe exhibit” (201 reviews)
“ski lift” (98 reviews)
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4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906-5755
+1 719-633-9925
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Reviewed 2 days ago

For a zoo on the side of a mountain, there is an amazing variety of animals and habitats on display! The zoo is well laid out and well maintained, so that you can journey through the different exhibits without having to do muck backtracking to...More

Thank Kathi D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What an amazing experience. Had a blast feeding the Giraffes. A very clean zoo and the animals look very clean and well cared for. Highly recommend this zoo to all ages.

Thank dkbwind
Reviewed 4 days ago

We have been to many zoos as our son loves to visit zoo so at first we were not sure if we should go to this zoo or do another attraction while in Colorado Springs. But I am glad we decided to go for this...More

Thank Kbd1123
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best zoo I have been to other than San Diego. Not only do they have a huge selection of animals but the setting is breath taking. It can be a strenuous walk for some elderly but no worry, they have golf carts to take...More

Thank Sandeew18
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was a much better zoo than we have back in the u.k. Lovely & clean & you could tell they look after there animals. We went on a hot day & most of the animals were hiding in the shade & asleep , so we...More

Thank jason j
Reviewed 1 week ago

The animals are up close and personal, but they have great environments that are large and well "furnished". It's easy to do quickly, as a couple we spent about 3.5 hours here.

Thank Gina W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been here multiple times. We love it for older people to little kids always something to look at or enjoy here. The animals are treated well and there are always updates to better habitats for them. You get to feed the giraffes and some...More

Thank BodyOfWater
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here as we had an extra day in the area due to a canceled flight. We were intrigued due to the phrase "only mountain zoo in the US" but it seems that is because it is in a mountain? We have been to other...More

Thank xhelloworldx
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the best Zoo's of the world. It's situated in the Cheyenne Mountain and very well maintained. My kids love to visit this Zoo even every weekend and because of that I have taken their yearly membership (because if you are planning...More

Thank DT-TrueRvw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the zoo, the scenary is best from the sky tram so don't skip that. Feeding giraffes the lettuce is fun for everyone. We love the zoo so much, ee became members and really enjoy the special events.

Thank DowntownGBrown
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Damarius M
17 July 2017|
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Response from Cheyenne_Mnt_Zoo | Property representative |
Hi Damarius, as many others have correctly answered, we do indeed have Peak and non-Peak days wherein pricing is different. As always, pricing depends on what day you choose to visit, the size of your party, and if you... More
9 July 2017|
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Response from RBS69 | Reviewed this property |
Oh yes. 2-3 hours would be sufficient.
Krystal N
12 June 2017|
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Response from Alisa K | Reviewed this property |
If you live in Denver it is about an hour, hour and a half.