note: annual zoo passes do not apply for scout programs.

Scout Safari:

You are the guide using our packet which includes rank requirements. Regular admission applies.

Zoo Scouts:

A 2-hour, behind-the-scenes program with a zoo educator to reach your rank requirements. $12/scout, $15/adult.

zoo snooze overnights

Explore the zoo with staff after-hours and stay overnight in the zoo's Gateway Hall, followed by more zoo time in the morning. Dinner, snacks and breakfast included. $50/scout, $15/adult.

create-a-camp experiences

A 3-hour or 6-hour program option which is completely tailored to meet your rank requirements while having a great time learning behind-the-scenes. 3-hour option: $40/scout, $10/adult. 6-hour option: $60/scout, $10/adult.


Let us bring the zoo to your group meeting in the form of an Animal Ambassador or items from our hands-on critter collection. $100 per animal presentation, $60 per critter item presentation. Extra fees may apply outside of the Anchorage area.