Rides

Wooden sign for Roaring Springs presented by Pinch-a-Penny

Roaring Springs

Roaring Springs Presented by Pinch A Penny

FEEL THE RUSH! Discover a hidden part of old Florida then boat for a family journey along a flowing stream to sudden thrill of a three-story splashdown! Not so adventurous? Guests can experience the refreshing splash of Roaring Springs from atop Lookout Landing.

Children must be at least 36" tall. Children between 36" and 42" tall must be accompanied by a companion 14 or older.

Roaring Springs will be closed for maintenance on 10/27,10/28, and 10/29.

Rides - ZooTampa at Lowry Park

Expedition Africa Safari Tram Ride

Climb aboard the open-air safari vehicle for a 15-minute long narrated tram ride with behind-the-scenes views of dozens of animals, including the Zoo's African elephant herd, Patas monkeys and more!

Children under 56" must be accompanied by an adult.

At this time face masks are required during our Expedition Africa Safari Tram Ride & while in the tram queue line.

The last run for the Tram Ride is at 2:30pm.

Rides - ZooTampa at Lowry Park

Jungle Carousel

Round and round you go on this colorful carousel! Take a ride on a cheetah, manatee, elephant or another animal.

Children under 36" must be accompanied by a standing adult

Rides - ZooTampa at Lowry Park

Boomer's Flyin' Bananas

At Boomer's Flyin' Bananas in Wallaroo Station, kids can soar high in their own flying banana! The bananas "fly" in a circular motion and children can use control levers to move them up and down.

Children must be between 30” and 48” to ride.

Rides - ZooTampa at Lowry Park

Overland Express Train

The Overland Express in Wallaroo Station is a classic locomotive train ride named after "The Overland," one of Australia's great trains.

Children under 39" must be accompanied by a companion 14 or older.

* Temporarily closed for maintenance. This ride is scheduled to reopen on Monday, September 28th.

Rides - ZooTampa at Lowry Park

Tasmanian Tiger Coaster *

Get your mates and hop on board for a wild ride! This family-friendly roller coaster takes you on ups and downs in the down under - Wallaroo Station.

Children must be at least 36" tall. Children between 36" and 48" tall must be accompanied by a companion 14 or older.

* Temporarily closed during our modified operations

Rides - ZooTampa at Lowry Park

Lil' Joeys Caravan

Hope your junior driver is ready to caravan across the outback! Lil' Joey's Caravan is now departing from Wallaroo Station.

Children must be 36" tall. Maximum height is 48". Sorry, no adults!

Weather Notice

The Roaring Springs ride will be closed today due to chilly weather. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Temporary Ride Closure

The Expedition Africa Safari Tram Ride will be closed today. We apologize for any inconvenience.