Spotted Turtle

Spotted Turtle

Spotted turtles are omnivorous (eats both animal and plant foods) and feeds primarily underwater. Spotted turtles are active all day long in early spring. The sex of the hatchling is determined by nest temperature at specific times during the incubation period. Cooler temperatures produce males and warmer temperatures produce females.

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Snow Leopard Days

Though falling snow and dipping temperatures make some outside activities a challenge, going to the zoo is easier than ever!  "Snow Leopard Days" at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo means half price admission for everyone!

 


Snow Leopard Days

January & February
General Pricing
Children
(2 & under)
FREE FREE
Youth
(3-18)
$2.00 $4.00
Adult
(19-61)
$4.00 $8.00
Seniors
(62+)
$2.50 $5.00


The Rosamond Gifford Zoo is open year round, and winter is a fantastic time to view the animals.  All of the outside exhibits at the zoo feature animals that were chosen for their ability to adapt to the region's climate.  For guests who prefer warmer temperatures, 60 percent of the exhibits are indoors, making the zoo a great destination even on cold and snowy days.

The Rosamond Gifford Zoo is open daily from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.