Zipline | Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

Early Closing - Friday, July 26

The Zoo will close early on Friday, July 26 as we prepare for our Summer Safari fundraising event. Gates will close at 2 p.m. and the park will close at 3 p.m.



Harness in for a the ride of your life on the Zoo's new Zipline! Your journey begins at the highest point in the Zoo overlooking the Allegheny River. As you embark on a high-flying, adrenaline-rushing zipline adventure, you will coast over endangered animals from some of the most diverse ecosystems in the world and a lush jungle, just below your feet. Pygmy hippo, ocelots, fossa, and giant anteaters will come into view from a vantage point you never imagined. Serene views collide with an action-packed adventure to take your Zoo visit to new heights.

All riders must:

  • be 6 years of age or older.
  • weigh between 60 - 250 pounds to zip the line.
  • wear closed-toed shoes.
  • read and sign a waiver (or a legal guardian must).
The Zipline is subject to close at any time due to inclement weather.

Open now through Labor Day
11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Jungle Odyssey
Members: $9/person
Non-members: $10/person
Ride again and the second ride is just $5!