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Bactrian Camel Encounter

When it comes to seeing and learning about the Bactrian Camel, we’ve got your back.

With this encounter, you get to experience a training session with one or two camels. Then, you get to tour the Bactrian camel barn! While you’re there, the keepers will teach you all about proactive animal care, operant conditioning, general camel natural history. 

Times & Dates

Days available: Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday
Times: 9:00 a.m. (Encounter lasts 35-45 minutes)
Group Size/Age Limits:
Minimum group size 2, maximum group size 10. Must be 5 or older, children 5-13 years of age must be escorted by a parent or guardian.
  • Please inform when booking the tour if any part of the group requires handicap accessibility or has any other special need; some variations may need to be made to the encounter.
  • Please wear comfortable, closed toed shoes.
  • Encounter may be cancelled or halted at any time if an animal emergency or human emergency arises.


Please complete an Animal Encounter Request Form and email it to

Reservations must be made a minimum of one week in advance.