Planning a Visit to Shalom?
There are 4 miles of gravel road to explore.
Wear good hiking shoes. Bring a large wheel stroller or wagon for the kids.
Scooters and electric wheelchairs are welcome, too. The zoo road is gravel and is on natural terrain, which means there may be some mild inclines.
The average time to walk the gravel roads is at least two hours or more. It's highly recommended to bring along a beverage and snack to keep hydrated and your energy level up.
Beverages and snacks
are also sold in the gift
If you are not a walker or can not walk the distance, we have golf cart rentals. $25 for 2 hours plus admission to the zoo... Golf carts are four passenger vehicles. Must have a valid
drivers license to
No reservations taken.
Golf cart rentals available
April 29th thru Nov. 5th.
There is animal feed to purchase in the gift shop upon check in.
"Feed me" signs
will inform you to which animals can be fed.
Always come prepared, dress for the weather. We are open rain or shine!
Sun protection. Hats are a good idea to shade from the sun along with sun screen. Mosquitoes are usually NOT a problem, although if you are sensitive you may consider insect repellent.
No Pets or Service animals permitted into the zoo.
Bring your own picnic lunch. There are inside and outside picnic areas.
Always, wash your hands after touching animals, especially before eating.