Our daily programs ensure a unique experience for every visit. Feeling larger than life? Wander down to the Elephant Encounter Theater to see some of our biggest creatures in action. Hoping to meet someone new? Stop by Rocky Shores to get acquainted with our seals and sea lions, each with its own unique personality. Looking to learn? Join one of our interactive programs at Creekside where you’ll hear from our educators and their animal companions. Whichever animal adventure you choose, you’re sure to discover something new!
Here at Utah’s Hogle Zoo, we don’t want you to just observethe natural world… we want you to experience it! Make your day at the zoo unforgettable by participating in one of our animal encounters. Have an experience unlike any other when you feed a giraffe or touch a rhino in a safe, exciting setting.
Located at the mouth of Emigration Canyon, Utah’s Hogle Zoo stretches over 42 acres of natural hillside terrain. Our expansive habitats are of the highest quality, providing homes for more than 800 animals across a wide variety of species. We invite you to explore every inch of our wilderness. Come meander along tree-covered pathways. Step away, if only for a moment, and immerse yourself in the wonders of the natural world that surrounds you.
Get the most from your zoo experience by checking out our latest attractions! Come aboard the Zoofari Express Train to see lions, giraffes, zebras, and ostriches from your train car. Hop on the Conservation Carousel for a joyride on one of our 42 hand-carved animals. Or, if you’re planning a summer visit, cool off at our Lighthouse Point Splash Zone! Shaded seating will be available for anyone who needs a break from the summer heat.
With multiple dining options onsite, we offer a variety of delicious cuisine for our visitors. Whether you’re hungry for homemade mac n’ cheese or craving the perfect panini, there is sure to be something for everyone to enjoy.
Looking for a souvenir to commemorate your day at the zoo? Stop by one of our shops! The Wild Zootique offers toys, books, apparel, collectibles and more. Or, if you forgot something at home, swing by The Karibu Quick Shop which stocks several necessities for your zoo visit.
When it comes to transportation, don’t hesitate to check out one of our rentals! We have several options to help you get around the zoo with ease. Rent a stroller or wheelchair to ensure that your visit is worry-free!