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Navigate the Detroit Zoo from the palm of your hand!

Choose between several timed treks, explore the Detroit Zoological Society’s long history of saving animals or maximize your step count with our Fitness Trek.


Winter Trek

Winter is a great time to visit the Detroit Zoo. Follow this trek to see animals who are active during the colder months as well as the indoor areas where you can enjoy wildlife while staying warm.

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Winter is a great time to visit the Detroit Zoo. Follow this trek to see animals who are active during the colder months as well as the indoor areas where you can enjoy wildlife while staying warm.

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Fitness Trek

One loop around the Zoo can net you anywhere from 3,800 to 7,000 steps! A visit to these animal habitats can up your step count while getting some much-needed Vitamin Z.

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One loop around the Zoo can net you anywhere from 3,800 to 7,000 steps! A visit to these animal habitats can up your step count while getting some much-needed Vitamin Z.

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Wildlife Conservation / Animal Rescue Trek

The Detroit Zoological Society is actively involved in saving endangered species on six continents and has a long history of providing sanctuary to animals in need of rescue. Follow this trek to learn about some of these incredible stories!

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The Detroit Zoological Society is actively involved in saving endangered species on six continents and has a long history of providing sanctuary to animals in need of rescue. Follow this trek to learn about some of these incredible stories!

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One-Hour Timed Treks

Short on time? Choose one of our specially designed one-hour routes to maximize your visit.

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Short on time? Choose one of our specially designed one-hour routes to maximize your visit.

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Two-Hour Timed Treks

Make the most of your visit! Select one of these two-hour routes as you navigate the Zoo.

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Make the most of your visit! Select one of these two-hour routes as you navigate the Zoo.

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Animal Observation Trek

Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) staff observe the animals in our care to ensure they are thriving. Share your own observations while learning interesting facts about them and the DZS’s commitment to advancing animal welfare.

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Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) staff observe the animals in our care to ensure they are thriving. Share your own observations while learning interesting facts about them and the DZS’s commitment to advancing animal welfare.

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General Zoo Map

Find anything you need to find at your Detroit Zoo.

Click here for the general map of the Detroit Zoo.

Printed maps are available at ticket booths and at the customer care office near the front gate, available in English, Spanish and Arabic.

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Click here for the general map of the Detroit Zoo.

Printed maps are available at ticket booths and at the customer care office near the front gate, available in English, Spanish and Arabic.

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