Registration is CLOSED!


Cost per camp:
$100/camper- Regular Registration (non-zoo member)

$90/camper - Zoo Member Registration (please use discount code received in member newsletter)


Camp Session 1 - December 19-20, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Kindergarten-3rd Grade 
Sense-ational Species 

Learn about the five senses and how animals use them to survive in this wild world.
Camp Size: 25 campers

4th-8th Grade
Animal Care 101 (Animal Training, Enrichment, Exhibit Design, and Education)
Learn about what it takes to care for the zoo animals, how to provide them with homes that fit their needs, and how we educate the public about these amazing species.
Camp Size: 25 campers


Camp Session 2 - December 29-30, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Kindergarten-3rd Grade
Zoo-Fari (Who likes to move it, move it? and What's on the menu at the zoo?)
Join the adventure as we explore animal movement, adaptations, and feeding styles of the zoo animals.
Camp Size: 25 campers

4th-8th Grade
Zookeeper in Training (STEAM at the Zoo and Zoo Careers)
Want to be a zookeeper? Join us to see how the zoo uses STEAM skills and learn about all the jobs it takes to run the zoo.
Camp Size: 25 campers


Need to Know Information:

  • Registration Deadline - December 16, 2022, 5:00 pm 
  • Campers must bring their own reusable water bottle, lunch, and snack each day (nut free)
  • Parents must complete the Camp Health & Emergency Form and Animal Encounter Waiver for each camper. Return via email to [email protected] or bring it to the first day of camp
  • Student pick-up is at 3:30 pm - A photo ID is required for pick-up. 

Hosted By

Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo
Questions? Contact Jessica Herboth, Curator of Learning and Innovative Programming


Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, Oak Road East, Gulf Shores, AL, USA

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