With only four facilities in the US keeping giant pandas I was very excited to be able to visit this zoo. Also the first zoo I have visited in a southern climate, so it was interesting just to see how different the set up and chosen animal species were compared to northern zoos.Continue reading
Third zoo I visited in one week back in November. Click any image to view larger
First of three zoo’s I visited in a week’s span.
Como Zoo and Conservatory
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Photos from last month’s trip to the Minnesota Zoo. It was an unusually warm early November day and perfect zoo going weather. Click any image to view larger.
While in Denver last month I spent two days at the Denver Zoo. I highly recommend a visit if you’re ever in the Denver area. Founded in 1896 some areas, such as the feline building, are a bit old school zoo design and feel a bit cramped. But other exhibit spaces are modern and very spacious. In fact the elephant habitat is said to be one of the largest in the world! Continue reading
Spent last week in Minnesota which included two separate trips to the Minnesota Zoo. Here’s my favorite photos from those visits.