Want to be a pilot when you grow up? Well you'll need training to earn your wings—Bush Pilot Training. Soar high, take in the view, and enjoy your flight!

Tickets: 1

Height Range: 36"–58"

Do you want to ride the tiger? The ostrich? Or maybe the elephant? Enjoy a leisurely ride with some amazing animals on the Conservation Carousel.

Tickets: 1

Minimum Height: 42" or any size with adult; adults stand free

Go ‘Down Under’ on the Outback Express Adventure Train. Just sit back, relax, and enjoy a tour of Wild Australia, featuring emus and wallaroos.

Tickets: 2 (children under 2 are free)

Ages: All

Do you like race cars? Well, what are you waiting for? Retro is in style with these race cars where kids get to sit in the drivers seat.

Tickets: 1

Height Range: 36"–54"

Climb aboard! This family-friendly jeep adventure ride accommodates up to four passengers, traversing a track through the Serengeti.

Tickets: 2

Minimum Height: 36"

This ride will thrill kids and adults alike. Loads of twists, turns and all around fun; this kiddie coaster will give you a roaring good time. Hang onto your tail!

Tickets: 2

Minimum Height: 48" or 36"–48" with an adult 18+

Chow Time

Dining

Safari Café

The Safari Café offers meals, snacks, and treats. Grilled specials are cooked on an outdoor grill. Outdoor seating is available. Open daily Memorial Day through Labor Day, weekends only the rest of the year.

See what's around the bend.

Events

Summer ZooCamp

Oakland Zoo takes great pride in creating age-appropriate programs for campers in Pre-K, Kindergarten, First Grade, Grades 2-3, Grades 4-5, Grades 6-8, and High School. We also offer a multigrade nature exploration class. Campers should register based on their grade in Fall 2018.

June, July, August 2018

Pre-K, Kindergarten, Elementary School, Middle School, High School

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P.O. Box 5238

9777 Golf Links Road Oakland, CA 94605