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Field Trips at Cougar Mountain Zoo

Educators! Bring at least twelve (12) paying students and receive special discount pricing for your class or
group and adult chaperones.  NOTE:  Field Trips must also be scheduled in advance to be eligible for the
special discounted pricing.

Discount Pricing for Schools and Youth Oriented Programs*:

$6 per Student ages 2-12 ($3 savings per student)
$8 per Adult including Teachers ($4.50 savings per adult)
One (1) FREE Chaperone for every ten (10) paying students
*The Zoo requires one (1) chaperone for every five (5) students regardless of grade level to receive reduced pricing.

Interact with Zoo Keepers

Cougar Mountain Zoo offers many opportunities to learn about the 28 species that reside in the zoo through mini lectures and animal walks.

Feed the Animals

Participate in feeding some of the animals by purchasing zoo approved treats on grounds. Get up close with the alpaca and the mule deer as they eat from the palm of your hand!

A FUN Place to Learn

Discover the Wildlife Tracks Library and test your skills at identifying a wide variety of animal tracks. Find the “Fairy Garden” inside the Zoo. Explore our legendary bronze animal art collection, which promotes the cause of wildlife through the international language of art.

Additional Zoo-bits to help plan your Field Trip
  1. A deposit is not required to secure a field trip reservation.
  2. Payment is due the day of your field trip upon arrival at the Zoo.
  3. The Zoo accepts Visa, Mastercard, Discover, company check, purchase order and cash.
  4. No refunds for overpayment, weather or any other reason.
  5. You are welcome to pack in lunch and eat on grounds, but please do not feed the animals any outside food.
Scheduling Your Field Trip

To schedule your field trip and receive the special discount pricing, please contact the
Zoo's Education Department at (425) 392-6278 or

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