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EARLY MORNING PHOTO EXPEDITION

At A Glance

Explore the Zoo with one of our knowledgeable guides, and enjoy special viewing of our animals before the crowds arrive!

  • All ages
  • 8 to 9:30 a.m. on select dates
  • Join one of our knowledgeable guides on this small group cart tour, as we explore the Zoo before it opens! This tour includes opportunities to hop off the cart, get a closer look, and snap a few photos at locations throughout the Zoo. Photography enthusiasts and animal lovers alike will enjoy special viewing of our animal collection during this early morning tour. Tour routes and animals will vary, so you can enjoy this tour again and again. Whether you love wildlife photography, or just want to see the Zoo before the crowds arrive, this tour has something for everyone! The Early Morning Photo Expedition is open to all ages, but is recommended for ages 12 and up, due to the nature and content of this program. 

    What to bring:

    • Camera and lenses (or cell phone)
    • Fresh, fully charged batteries
    • An extra memory card
    • Comfortable shoes and appropriate attire for the weather
    • Please leave tripods/monopods at home—they are not necessary for this tour and take up a lot of space on the cart!

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