Plan Your Adventure
DISCOVERY TRAM TOUR
Imagine riding a comfortable tram through 435 acres of meadows, woods, and lakes filled with native wildlife--bison, elk, moose, bighorn sheep, mountain goats and more--roaming freely across the land.
Every season offers something new. See babies in the spring, elk bugling in late summer, and thick wooly coats in winter.
Your tram driver is a friendly naturalist who narrates the tour with fun animal facts and interesting stories about the history of Northwest Trek. Every tram tour is different!
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DISCOVER MORE ANIMALS: WALKING TOUR
Walk on paved paths through the lush forest and see massive predators such as grizzly and black bears, wolves, cougars, wolverines, foxes and other Northwest native forest animals in naturalistic exhibits. The trails are wheelchair and stroller friendly. More animals ►
ANIMAL TRAILSIDE ENCOUNTERS
Get up close to a beaver, porcupine, skunk or other small animal with a keeper close by to share fun facts and answer your questions. Different animals will be stars at each presentation, so it's a surprise every time! View schedule ►
See a new side of Northwest Trek through special programs! Learn how to call an elk, watch the morning feeding of animals in the Free-Roaming Area, camp with your family overnight, and more! Choose your adventure ►
CHENEY DISCOVERY CENTER
Discovering nature is fun for kids of all ages in this interactive environment. Try some crafts and hands-on activities, learn some fun facts about Northwest species and meet the park’s smallest critters: toads, snakes, and salamanders! Explore ►
EXPLORE EVEN MORE: NATURE TRAILS
Experience the beautiful Northwest forest scenery on five miles of paved and primitive trails. Birds, deer, and other wildlife can sometimes be spotted here. Each trail is coded with a different icon, so following the right path is easy! A map is available at the trail-head. Learn more ►