Opened summer 2007
This nautically-themed splash park is the perfect place for families to beat the summer heat and get as wet as they want.
Opened summer 2008
The new interpretive theatre area of this exhibit gives guests a thrilling yet safe opportunity to get "nose-to-nose" with magnificent Amur tigers. Keepers conduct daily training and enrichment demonstrations.
Opened summer 2010
Right in the center of Glacier Run, along the waterfront, seals and sea lions play and bask in the sunlight. The 108,000 gallon recycled salt water pool can hold a dozen of these popular and intelligent marine mammals. Both underwater and above ground viewing is available. A spacious amphitheatre makes it more comfortable for visitors to view the daily animal training and enrichment presentations.
Opened spring 2011
Modeled after Churchill, Canada – the Polar Bear Capital of the World – Glacier Run is an imaginary town perched right at the edge of the arctic wilderness. Visitors will be able to view magnificent animals, talk to zookeepers, experience amazing animal encounters and learn more about some of the most critical conservation issues of our time. This area also houses the state-of-the art classroom "Community Center."
Opened spring 2011
A glacier appears to have advanced on the town of Glacier Run blocking the road in the process. Amazingly this actually makes up one of the sides of one of the outdoor the bear habitats. This area is just part of the large Glacier exhibit for the bears where they can also play in the 80,000 gallon pool, dive off rocks, explore dig pits and explore. The indoor Bear Alley exhibit in the center of town offers fun diversions for bears and visitors.
Stellar's Sea Eagles
As of 5-16-13 currently open on a limited schedule
Immerse yourself in this one-of-a kind aviary that includes a stream and a waterfall. It is home to two rare and magnificent Steller's Sea Eagles, two Red-breasted geese, a beautiful Azure winged magpie and four colorful Mandarin ducks. The spectacular new aviary will transport guest to an evergreen forest in Russia that features a 50' tree with a nest at the top for the Sea Eagles and a stream and waterfall for the other bird species to enjoy. Zoo visitors can actually enter the aviary to closely observe the geese and ducks, watch the cunning magpie dart through the eagle's mesh to forage and if lucky, reach quickly for their cameras to catch the Sea Eagles spreading their 7 foot wings to take flight.