Visit the Alaska Zoo!

Check out the Alaska Zoo. Looking for fun family activities in Anchorage before or after your time at Tordrillo Mountain Lodge? For the last 45 years, the Alaska Zoo has provided a safe home for countless animals and conducted programs for its animal loving visitors.

During the winter season, the Alaska Zoo is open from 10 am- 4 pm daily. The zoo is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the conservation of Arctic, sub-Arctic and like climate species. The zoo is home to a diverse species of mammals and birds. Some of the mammals currently residing at the zoo include an Amur Tiger, Black Bear, Polar Bear, Snow Leopard, Canadian Lynx and Bactrian Camel among others. Notable bird species include a Bald Eagle, Boreal Owl, Great Horned Owl and Snowy Owl. Click here to see the entire list of mammals and birds that reside at the Alaska Zoo.

Visit the Alaska Zoo website before your visit to stay up-to-date on the latest events, programs and educational programs that the zoo is hosting during your time in Alaska. If you want to learn more about the zoo’s ongoing conservation efforts, click here.

Plan a unique and exciting family ski vacation this winter. Tordrillo Mountain Lodge boasts the best heli skiing in Alaska. Create family memories you won’t soon forget. Visit our Dates & Reservations page for more information.