Adult                                         $12

Senior                                        $8

Junior                                         $8

2 years and under                        Free


As a nonprofit, your visit helps keep our doors open and our wonderful animals happy and healthy. Without YOU, these animals would not have a place they can call home. However donations are always needed and appreciated.


Group rates are $6.00 per person with 20 or more people over 2 years old. Groups must be scheduled ahead of time.


We are located at

629 Granite Rd, Clinton, TN 37716


Monday- Saturday 10AM-6PM

Sunday 12PM-6PM


Saturday 10AM-4PM

Sunday 12PM-4PM

December- February

Closed except for parties, field trips, and groups

Little Ponderosa Zoo & Rescue


We offer several different offers for our season passes. With a season pass you also get discounts on feed, gift shop items, and special events. Get yours today and come by anytime you want!

Adult                                         $75

Senior                                        $50

Junior                                         $40

Family                                              $200

Can have 6 members listed, but only 4 can come at once
Discounts on feed, Cook Shack, and gift shop

Feed the Animals

Feed the Animals

$5 regular bucket / $15 large bucket

Get up close and personal with a bucket of feed and your walking shoes. We have a mile and a half long trail full of lots of critters for you to feed and interact with!

Pony Rides

Pony Rides

$5 per ride

Your little ones will jump for joy at the opportunity to ride one of our adorable friendly ponies!

Zookeeper for a Day

Zookeeper for a Day

$100 / person

iThis exciting opportunity is an option for any age, but especially those who are too young to volunteer. For people with a love and excitement for animals who want a personal look at feeding and care of the animals at Little Ponderosa Zoo.

Animal Interactions

Animal Interactions

$100 / person

A special opportunity to get up and personal, even more than regular visitors! Feed, pet, and go in with special animals such as Sika Deer, goats, Lemurs, and birds.

Mobile Pony Rides

Mobile Petting Zoo

Internship Program

Field Trips

Education Programs

Overnights at the Zoo

Sponsor a Rescue

Animal Zookeeper for a Day

Animal Interactions