Everthing from Africa to Australia and everything in between. Dining, shopping, restrooms and much more can be found with the easy to follow icons. Find everything you need on our convienent Zoo map.
Please note, we are expanding our facilities at the Zoo! Pathways may change during construction.
take a hike on the wild side
Discover the pristine Colorado Desert and experience unimpeded views as you explore our trails. Your zoo admission or membership includes access to our nature preserve and three trail loops open October 1 through May 30.
Stroll the Discovery Loop, a flat, sandy trail through a palo verde and smoketree desert woodland. (0.5 mi).
Get a little more daring on our exciting Adventure Loop as you walk through the hilly desert wash and bajada and climb to an interpretive exhibit of the San Andreas Fault with broad views (1.5 mi).
For the adventurous explorer ready to walk through a sandy dry canyon wash and climb up a rocky desert mountain; exceptional wildlife viewing and gorgeous vistas of the Coachella Valley (5 mi.)