Winter Break Classes 2022

Don't want to be cooped up inside all Winter Break? Join us at the Idaho Falls Zoo for some cool learning experiences! Enjoy the sights and sounds of the zoo and all of Tautphaus Park in winter. 


We Want Winter! (Grades K-1) 
Monday, December 19 from 9:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.
While some animals hibernate, others celebrate!
Did you know certain animals rely on cold weather to survive? Come find out who just can't wait for the ice and snow.
TPZS Member Price: $32.00
Non-member Price: $40.00

ACU: Animal Crimes Unit (Grades 2-3) 
Tuesday, December 20 from 9:00a.m.-12:00p.m.
The ACU needs help and wants to recruit you for the job! Who is the animal mastermind behind the craziest crime of the century? Help us find the clues, and solve the mystery!
TPZS Member Price: $32.00
Non-member Price: $40.00

Zoo Engineers (Grades 4-6) 
Thursday, December 29 from 9:00a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Come investigate amazing animal engineers and explore how humans can learn from their designs!
TPZS Member Price: $32.00
Non-member Price: $40.00

Winter Survivor Skills (Ages 13-14)
Friday, December 30 from 9:00a.m. -12:00p.m.
Winter for us means warm jackets, hot chocolate, and getting cozy by the fire! What about animals? Explore the zoo in a whole new setting and learn about the amazing ways animals adapt in winter.                         TPZS Member Price: $32.00                                                                   Non-member Price: $40.00

Camp Information: Campers MUST currently be in the grade listed in the camp description in order to sign up. These day camps are designed to have kids attend without their parent/guardian. Half day camps (9:00am-12:00pm) will include a snack. Full day camps (9:00am-3:00pm) will include a snack but campers MUST bring their own cold lunch. All campers who attend MUST have closed toed shoes and bring a water bottle. An email with detailed information about camp will be sent out to you after you register. If you have additional questions, please reach out to Shelby Gold at (208) 612-8254 or email


Registration Tips:  The registration link will take you to a web form.  If you have already made an account, please use the top right corner "Sign In" button to sign in before making a purchase. This is to ensure you get your membership discount. If you have not made an account, you can register your campers and then make an account to receive your membership discount.


Enter the number of campers you are registering for in the "Quantity" box and hit the blue "Register" button to continue on in the process of registration.


Your membership discount will appear when you Checkout at the end of registering.  If you have issues with membership discounts, please call 208-612-8254 for assistance.


Please select eticket to receive at the end of your transaction to receive your Registration confirmation. We will NOT be sending confirmation over the mail, phone or having in-person pick up


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