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Cougar Mountain Zoo

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19525 SE 54th St, Issaquah, WA 98027-8676
+1 425-392-6278
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Wonderful Local Zoo

Took daughters and grandkids a couple years ago and had a great day a the Cougar Mountain Zoo. It... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
drt7765
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Bonney Lake, Washington
A walk on the "Wild Side."

A great surprise. Wonderful grounds and habitat easily walked by Seniors, with beautiful hilltop... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
Gary C
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Issaquah, Washington
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19525 SE 54th St, Issaquah, WA 98027-8676
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+1 425-392-6278
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Took daughters and grandkids a couple years ago and had a great day a the Cougar Mountain Zoo. It was totally different than what I thought it would be for a local zoo in a small city - was totally impressed. Staff was kind and...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

A great surprise. Wonderful grounds and habitat easily walked by Seniors, with beautiful hilltop views of the surrounding area. Well kept and clean, highly educational for all age groups,and obviously well cared for animals.

Thank Gary C
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

We go to this zoo a few times a year! Love the staff, the reindeer festival is a must see, but anytime of year is great to see the cougars, reindeer, big cats, the beautiful macaws...the lemurs, cranes...totally worth going and spending time here. They...More

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Reviewed 17 November 2017

Even though it is a very small zoo, the kids (2 - 10yrs old, 2 - 8 yrs old) had a great time. The zoo keepers would keep an eye out to help the kids feed some of the animals. They would also ask the...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

This small private zoo has cougars, lemurs, cranes and lots of parrots. Its a fund day out if you are on the Eastside....definitely good for kids.

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Living on the east side of the state, it’s a nice treat to stop at Cougar Mountain Zoo. This particular day, the sun was shining and the temperature was comfortable, which made the inhabitants active. The staff are friendly and great with the kids. Highly...More

Thank Ken C
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

I've been there a few times in the 19 years we've lived here. Each time I've commented to family and friends how amazing it is that such a small zoo has the quality of bigger zoos in terms of animals and interactive exeriences. In fact,...More

Thank Mildred V
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

This is not a big zoo by any means, but the few animals that they have are quite interesting, and it's still a nice way to spend a couple of hours…especially with kids. What really makes this zoo worth a visit however, is the staff....More

Thank carnalismocc
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Plenty of animal talks. Clear views but obstructed camera shots. The highlight are the tigers but check out the large collection of Parrots, Maccaws and the like. Staff are friendly and interact with you.mits a great zoo for kids who get the opportunity to feed...More

Thank Herbert F
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

This is a small zoo with a good-sized entrance fee, but it seems well run with staff who are interested in interacting with visitors and discussing the animals. We went (2 adults, no kids) because I hadn't been in 18 years and also want to...More

Thank Shauna S
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rainierguys
4 September 2017|
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Response from Shauna S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It is $13.50 for adults and $9.50 for kids 2-12. There are $1 discounts for seniors, AAA members, and military.
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rainierguys
4 September 2017|
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Response from mathmagican | Reviewed this property |
General (13+) $13.50 Seniors (62+) $12.50 Child (2-12) $9.50 Under Age 2 FREE Zoo Member FREE Parking FREE Group Discount (12 or more) $1.00 off per person _______________________________
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