Open daily, from 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (weather dependent)
Located beside the Tigers Den Gift Shop, the wildlife carousel features 30 endangered animals from all seven continents. Ride with a polar bear cub, swift fox or praying mantis! It’s fun for all ages. Wheelchair-accessible chariots are also available.
$3 per ride, or $8 for unlimited rides
Engage and Inspire members pay $5 for unlimited rides
Available at Tigers Den Gift Shop (and at the carousel when cash station is open)
Kinsmen Zooventure Playground
An adventure awaits at the Kinsmen Zooventure Playground. Find animal-themed slides, tunnels and mazes, located between Destination Africa and the Dairy Bar.
Calgary Co-op Kids Zone
Located in Eurasia, the Calgary Co-op Kids Zone includes the wildlife carousel, and a playground for toddlers.
Prehistoric Park Dino Slide and Dino Dig
In the Prehistoric Park, kids can slide out of the mouth of a T. rex, and then go on to become paleontologists and discover bones in the Dino Dig.
In the Nature Play area, just east of Cequel Energy Lodge in Canadian Wilds, kids are encouraged to get their hands dirty and connect with nature.
Whooping Crane Interactive Area
Ever wonder how your wingspan compares to a whooping crane’s? Or what it feels like to sit in a nest? Find out in the Whooping Crane Interactive Area, located in the Canadian Wilds.