This is appropriate for animal lovers and zoo fans from age 12 to adult. Participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or adult guardian (adult does not need to pay fee). The cost is only $150 per member ($200 per nonmember), which includes a non-refundable deposit equal to 25% of program cost.


Get started by following these 5 easy steps:

  1. Review the Caring for Camels fact sheet to prepare for your adventure.
  2. Choose a date range to see when an exclusive program is available for you and/and or a friend (1 participant and optional family member or friend) 
  3. Complete the online registration forms.
  4. Print your confirmation page and map.
  5. Complete your Waiver form.
2015 Caring for Camels

Participants of the Caring for Camels Backstage Adventure work directly with morning keepers on exhibit to clean and check the exhibit, weigh out grain, chop produce, help feed and shift the camels between their yards. Participants will be able to feed the camels and in the Spring and early Summer, possibly help groom our herd through a protected barrier.

$150 Member, $200 Nonmember
*Save $100 on your second participant!

Maximum number of participants: 2
Ages: 12 to adult. Children ages 12 - 17 must be accompanied by a non-paying chaperone who counts towards the total number of participants.
Length of program: 1 hour, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM