Bike Safari

Aug. 12 | 6 – 9 p.m.

Members: $23/adult • $19/child or senior
General admission: $28/adult • $24/child or senior


Enjoy this exclusive opportunity to ride your bicycle through the Detroit Zoo and enjoy an after-hours look at your favorite animals. This event is for guests of all ages!

The course has a variety of surfaces and a combination of uphill and downhill portions, as well as tight turns and flat stretches. We will allow child carriers, tricycles, bicycle trailers and training wheels on this family-friendly ride!

What can we expect at Bike Safari?

  • A unique opportunity to ride your bike around the Zoo’s naturalistic 125 acres
  • Education stations
  • Animal habitat chats
  • Discounted Carousel rides
  • Food available for purchase
  • A themed photo opportunity at the Rackham Memorial Fountain
  • Access to Dinosauria, an immersive walk-through experience featuring 29 life-like animatronic dinosaurs!
  • Access to Sayaka Ganz: Reclaimed Creations, an art exhibition
Helmets are mandatory. Guests must provide their own bike and helmet.
All guests must complete a consent waiver and guests under 18 must have parental consent to participate.

Bike Safari is a rain-or-shine event. No motorized bikes or foot traffic will be permitted. Electric Convenience Vehicles will be available for rent.


What’s new at Bike Safari 2022?

Park your bike and travel back to the ‘Age of Dinosaurs’ while exploring the Dinosauria walk-through experience! Enjoy this immersive walking trail after hours, which is sure to create a memorable trip into the past.

How does Bike Safari support the Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) mission?

By attending events hosted by the Detroit Zoo, you are directly supporting the DZS mission of Celebrating and Saving Wildlife and Wild Places. Your event admission provides support so that DZS can continue to demonstrate extraordinary leadership in environmental sustainability. Not only is biking a healthy form of exercise, but it is also a sustainable method of transportation.


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