Riverbanks Zoo and Garden :: Columbia, South Carolina
Other Things to Zoo
Maximize your Zoo visit with hands-on, interactive activities that the whole family can enjoy! Pay as you go, or purchase the Unlimited Rides and Attractions Wristband at any ticket booth for just $20 per person**.
**Admission, Sky-High Safari and zip line are not included with purchase of wristband.** Attraction dates and times may vary and are subject to early closing due to weather. Current schedules may be confirmed at any ticket booth.
Feed the Giraffes at Giraffe Overlook
@ 10:00am-1:30pm (or until giraffes have eaten their daily allotment.)
Feed the Lorikeets at Koala Knockabout
@ 9:30am-4:30pm
(5:30pm during extended hours)

$2/cup of nectar
Kangaroo Walkabout
@ 10:00am-4:00pm
free with admission
Ride the Endangered Species Carousel
@ 9:00am-4:45pm
(5:45pm during extended hours)

Ride the Ponies at Riverbanks Farm
@ 10:00am-3:00pm
Ride the Spots & Stripes Railroad
@ 10:00am-4:30pm
(5:30pm during extended hours)

(children's train ride)
Sky-High Safari
@ 10:00am-4:00pm
(5:00pm during extended hours)

(Restrictions: min. 48” tall w/out parental supervision; max. 300 lbs. Participants must sign a waiver.)

$5 for Individual and Family-level members;
$3 for Explorer, Patron and Gold-level members
Wild Adventures Climbing Wall
@ 10:00am-4:30pm
(5:30pm during extended hours)

(Restrictions: min. 40 lbs, max. 250 lbs; appropriate shoes required to climb; no flip-flops or open-heeled shoes. Participants must sign a waiver.)

1 climb - $3 / 2 climbs - $5
Zip the Zoo or ZOOm the River!
Zip tours average 2 hours. Tour times include 30 minutes of instruction. Reservations are required.

Check our FAQs for more information.

(Restrictions: min. weight—70 lbs.; max. weight—250 lbs. Closed-toe shoes required; no flip-flops, crocs or Vibram FiveFinger shoes. Participants must sign a waiver.)

Cancellations: Your zip line experience will take place rain or shine. In the event that Riverbanks cancels due to inclement weather (i.e., thunder, lightning, torrential rain or strong wind), your zip line experience will be rescheduled. For cancellation information, call 803.779.8717 or check this Web site.

Zoo Zip—$45 general public, $30 members;
River Zip—$55 general public, $40 members;
Combo Zip—$80 general public, $60 members.
500 Wildlife Parkway • Columbia, SC 29210 • 803.779.8717
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