Camel & Train Rides

Camel & Train Rides

Camel Rides

Make every Zoo visit an adventure for the whole family!  Get up close this summer with our seasonal camel rides! Experience these majestic animals like never before in a safe environment with experts on hand to lead you around a track while riding a trained camel. The camel rides are located adjacent to Hasbro's Our Big Backyard in the Zoo's new Explore & Soar area.

Dates: Closed for the 2018 summer season
Time: During Zoo hours (weather permitting)
Price: $6; $5 for current Roger Williams Park Zoo members. 
Tickets are available for purchase at the Zoo and sold on a first-come, first-served basis. Last ticket sold at 4:15 pm, last ride is at 4:30 pm. There is no advanced registration.

Camel rides will also be available at Food Truck Fridays at the Carousel Village, May 4 - September 7.

Passenger Restrictions:
All riders need a ticket.
Children must be at least 1 year old and able to sit up by themselves.
Maximum weight of a single rider is 250lbs, maximum combined weight for riders is 350lbs.
Riders may need to be weighed prior to riding.
As rider and animal safety are our highest priority, riding of camels is at handler’s discretion.

Train Rides

All aboard the Woodlands Express!  Hop on-board this fun family-friendly premium train all summer long. Designed for all ages, this ride is located adjacent to Hasbro's Our Big Backyard in the Zoo's new Explore & Soar area.

Dates: Weekends only (weather permitting)
Time: 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $3 per rider
Please note: The Woodlands Express is wheelchair accessible. We do not offer automated wheelchairs or carts. Last ticket sold at 3:15 pm, last ride is at 3:30 pm.