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And her name is – Nettle!mountain goat kid face

July 22: After very close voting, fans have chosen the name of the new mountain goat kid at Northwest Trek: Nettle, after a plant found commonly in the Free-Roaming Area where she lives with her mom and herd.

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mountain goat and kid tree
Name our new mountain goat kid

July 15: Northwest Trek is inviting the public to vote on three names for its new mountain goat kid. Voting extends through July 21.

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Man laughing on Zip Wild zipline at Northwest Trek
Zip Wild returns July 14 to Northwest Trek

July 13: It’s time for a wildly fun summer adventure, as the Zip Wild Deep Forest Challenge zipline reopens July 14 at Northwest Trek.

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Summer fun as Northwest Trek reopens fully

June 29, 2021: Individual seats on Keeper Adventure Tours, Zip Wild zipline and in-person events open summer of fun at wildlife park from July 1.

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City Nature Challenge

March 16, 2021: From April 30-May 3, the annual global event asks ordinary folks to become nature scientists for an hour, a day, however long they have. And there’s no experience necessary.

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willow moose with flowersBeloved moose Willow humanely euthanized

Feb. 3, 2021: After a sudden decline in health, the five-year-old moose was humanely euthanized after significant struggles during the medical exam.

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valentines goatsWild Valentine’s Weekend coming soon

Jan. 27, 2021: Show your love for your significant other, family or friends with a visit to Northwest Trek Wildlife Park for a Wild Valentine’s Weekend, a new event coming Feb. 13-15.

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