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Bronx Zoo Opens Treetop Adventure and Nature Trek

7 Aerial Climbing Courses and 2 Ziplines Now Lit for After Dark Adventure

Night Climb Experience Open on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday Nights  

Visit www.BronxZooTreetop.com for Schedule and Reservations

Night Climb Press Photos:

(Credit: Julie Larsen Maher © WCS): http://bit.ly/2zA830T

Night Climb Video:

HD B-Roll Download: http://bit.ly/2yAgtVV

YouTube B-Roll: http://bit.ly/2zBOh5a

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  • Date
    July 03, 2017
  • Media Contact

    Max Pulsinelli – 718-220-5182; cell 571-218-7601; mpulsinelli@wcs.org

     

  • In This Press Release

Bronx Zoo Opens Treetop Adventure and Nature Trek

Bronx, New York – Nov. 8, 2017 – The new Bronx Zoo Treetop Adventure is now open after dark for an exciting night climbing experience. 

Bronx Zoo Treetop Adventure is an aerial climbing experience featuring seven ropes courses of varying skill levels, and a zipline that runs more than 400 feet across the Bronx River and back – 50 feet above the water.

Lights have been added to each of the ropes courses and the two ziplines to give adventurers a new night time perspective.

The extended hours for night climbing are available on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, and some holidays, through the end of the season. The Bronx Zoo Treetop Adventure is ticketed separately from the Bronx Zoo. Visit www.BronxZooTreetop.com for more information and to make reservations.

 

 

WCS’s Bronx Zoo is open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays, 5:30 p.m. weekends from April to October; 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m November to March. Adult general admission is $19.95, children (3-12 years old) $12.95, children under 3 are free, seniors (65+) are $17.95. Parking is $16 for cars and $20 for buses. The Bronx Zoo is conveniently located off the Bronx River Parkway at Exit 6; by train via the #2 or #5 or by bus via the #9, #12, #19, #22, MetroNorth, or BxM11 Express Bus service (from Manhattan that stops just outside the gate.) To plan your trip, visit bronxzoo.com or call 718-367-1010.

WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) MISSION: WCS saves wildlife and wild places worldwide through science, conservation action, education, and inspiring people to value nature. To achieve our mission, WCS, based at the Bronx Zoo, harnesses the power of its Global Conservation Program in nearly 60 nations and in all the world’s oceans and its five wildlife parks in New York City, visited by 4 million people annually. WCS combines its expertise in the field, zoos, and aquarium to achieve its conservation mission. Visit: newsroom.wcs.org Follow: @WCSNewsroom. For more information: 347-840-1242.