Frequently Asked Front Gate Questions
- Are guests allowed to bring in outside food and drink?
Yes. With the exception of Alcoholic beverages and glass containers.
- Is there a place for guests to eat their lunch?
Yes. We have numerous grassy areas and the Peacock Pavilion for guest picnicking. These locations are held on a first come, first serve basis. Patrons of the Beastro, Cat Wok Café, Bear Grotto, and Oasis Plaza are welcome to eat at the designated seating within those locations.
- Are pets allowed in the Zoo?
No. Utah's Hogle Zoo and the Utah Zoological Society enforce a strict policy against admitting any pets onto Zoo grounds. This is to ensure the safety of highly sensitive animals in our Zoo collection. Exceptions are provided in the case of a Service Dog for people with disabilities. The owner must check-in at the Guest Service office to read and sign Utah's Hogle Zoo Service Animal Agreement.
- What forms of payment does Utah’s Hogle Zoo accept?
Utah’s Hogle Zoo accepts Cash, traveler’s checks,Visa, Master Card, Discover Card, and American Express.
- Are ATM’s available?
Utah’s Hogle Zoo has three ATM’s on grounds. The ATM’s are located within the Zootique gift shop, The Beastro and in Rocky Shores. Look for the $ symbol on your Zoo map.
- Does the Zoo have wheelchairs available for rental?
Yes. We have available wheelchairs and electronic convenience vehicles for rental. We also rent strollers and wagons. Due to the limited availability we are unable to reserve any of these items. Please see the Rentals page for pricing and more information.
2600 East Sunnyside Avenue | Salt Lake City, Utah 84108 | (801) 582-1631