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Boat Ride


  • Hours of Operation10 AM–2:30 PM
  • Sedgwick County Zoo
    Boat Dock
  • Tickets

Enjoy a whole new view of the Zoo!

Hop on a Conservation Cruise and float by Pelican Island, under the Downing Gorilla Forest Bridge, to the North American Prairie, and back to see the Elephants of the Zambezi River Valley. You’ll enjoy the Zoo in a unique way while learning about how we all can work together to conserve our natural world.

  • Rides are first come, first served and do not require reservations. Visit our dock to learn when the next ride will depart.
  • Rides last approximately 15 minutes.
  • Boat Rides are $4/Zoo members and $5/non-members. Free for children 2 and under.
  • Boats will not run during inclement weather.

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Animals Sightings

As always, some animals may not be visible due to weather or other factors. After 4:00 PM, you may see fewer animals during your visit.

Zoo Rules

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