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New Year Walk or Ride Tour

Quick Details

Book in advance here! No general walk-through or admission allowed.

Adult Ages 12+
Children Ages 3-11
Small Children Ages 2 and under
Individual Ride on Device riced per vehicle • One driver age 10+ • One passenger age 9 and under $20 ic nd under • Limited availability!

New Year Walk or Ride Tour

The New Year Walk or Ride Tour is great, outdoor fun for the whole family, guided by professional zoologists. It’s a special event held by the foundation on New Year’s Eve and Day, so book now! Witness big cat feeding demonstrations. Tour allows you to get very close to the animals.

Ride The Tour

In place of walking, ride, and drive along the tour path with our fun, wildlife-themed, motorized, tour vehicles! The vehicles are suitable for our older and wiser folks who do not feel like walking, adults age 12+ with a younger passenger, or groups of students, friends, and couples. Limited availability for each tour – Book quickly!


  • Guided by professional zoologists
  • Big cat feeding demonstrations

Extras (booked upon arrival):

  • Feeding rhinos
  • Meet and greet with baby hyenas, lemurs, and baby exotic cats

What to bring/wear:

  • Tour is on hard-packed grass. Wear comfortable, sturdy shoes
  • Strollers are strongly advised for small children
  • Wheelchairs with outdoor wheels and electric wheelchairs can navigate without difficulty
  • If there is a chance of rain, please bring umbrellas
  • Light layers depending on the weather of the day

What to know:

  • Weight Limit: 300 lbs per vehicle
  • You will be very close to dangerous animals. Children must be carefully watched
  • Please respect that you are a guest in the animals’ home
  • Stay back from enclosures, do not lean on barriers or touch the fence
  • Cats can spray urine up to 8 feet
  • Dogs are prohibited from this activity