California Trail

Oakland Zoo is pleased to present California Trail, an exciting new exhibit that helps you explore of our state’s natural past, present, and future. This state is our home, and we encourage you to be inspired by its natural wonder. Currently the gondola and The Landing Café are open. The animal exhibits and the rest of California Trail will open summer 2018.

Keep Me Informed

Make Your Mark on California Trail with a Personalized Tile

Your Donation Makes a Difference

View Tiles

Animals and Attractions

American Bison–2018

American Black Bears–2018

California Condors–2018

California Conservation Habitarium–2018

Children's Activity Zone–2018



Grey Wolves–2018

Grizzly Bears–2018


Mountain Lions–2018

San Francisco Bay Overlook–2018


Meet These Animals Summer 2018

Chow Time


The Landing Café

Open daily, The Landing Café offers chef-inspired cuisine and breathtaking views. The menu features hand-tossed pizzas, artisan burgers and sandwiches, and gourmet salads, and the observation deck provides panoramic views of six Bay Area counties.

Landing Café Winter Hours: 10am-3pm

Conservation in California

P.O. Box 5238

9777 Golf Links Road Oakland, CA 94605