Located in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo was recently named one of the best zoos in the nation by TripAdvisor.
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo came in at number six on the list of the top 10 zoos in the U.S.
History of Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is America’s ONLY mountain zoo. Large alpine habitats are home to over 950 different animals and approximately 180 species.
Pappa Gorilla Breaks Up Gorilla Fight At CM Zoo
If you have never made it to Cheyenne Mountain, it might be time to take a trip to Colorado Springs. The zoo has over 950 animals and 146 acres of land. It also has the “Mountaineer Sky Ride,” a chairlift that goes over the animals and gives a view of Cheyenne Mountain and Colorado Springs.
Colorado Springs Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Sky Ride
Feeding Giraffes at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo in 1936
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