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Zootastic Park

#1 of 4 things to do in Troutman Features Animals
385 Ostwalt Amity Rd, Troutman, NC 28166-8789
+1 704-245-6446
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Zootastic was just okay for my 20 month old granddaughter but not great. She was too young for the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Pam P
via mobile

I loved this zoo! We are from the north, and there is nothing like this there. The staff is very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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A visit to Zootastic Park is a trip to the zoo that’s both fun and educational. It’s a perfect setting for a family fun day or for large groups, like school groups or summer camps. The park offers something exciting for the kid in all of us.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible11%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
385 Ostwalt Amity Rd, Troutman, NC 28166-8789
+1 704-245-6446
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Zootastic was just okay for my 20 month old granddaughter but not great. She was too young for the wagon ride so we just walked the path. There is no shade, BUT they are trying - a lot of trees have been newly planted. I...More

Thank Pam P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this zoo! We are from the north, and there is nothing like this there. The staff is very friendly. The wagon ride was the best part of the whole visit. The price is very reasonable. I'm all about supporting local businesses.

Thank WhatsupMeg
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Everyone was really looking forward to it but once you get past the giraffes, the rest looks pretty sad. The animal cages are unkept and we saw many animals today with no sign of water. The cages are very messy and made up of many...More

3  Thank BoraBora2020
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit to this animal/ zoo park. The animals were friendly and would come up to us to be fed. I had a short encounter with a wolf pup. I intend to return again to take advantage of the other encounters with...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I've been here twice. They have a lot of different animals to see. If you've been to Lazy 5 Ranch, it's similar but they have carnivores here (lions, tigers, hyenas, bears, etc.) The problem for me is that, unlike Lazy 5 Ranch, the animals don't...More

Thank OnAPermanentVacation
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I was very disappointed and disturbed by the conditions that the animals are living in at this "zoo". Cages for some animals are very small and lack the basic setup to stimulate them. There is a wagon ride driven by a tractor that provides an...More

1  Thank fosterknts
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Zotastic always woks hard to make a fun night at Christmas. The drive-through light show matches any in the area. And at the end of the road, you get to tour Zootastic at night! Get your silly Santa pictures in a sleigh, with Santa and...More

1  Thank Bushdoctor
Reviewed 19 March 2017

My wife and I decided to go here to see how it was and if it was something the kids would like. It was a little cool, but there were a lot of animals. You can buy cups of feed to give the animals. The...More

Thank Tank002
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This is a nice place for a family outing with kids. My kids loved seeing the animals and enjoyed the hands on experience you can have with the animals. They have a nice playground and large gift shop. Definitely stop in if you are in...More

Thank LuckyInLove2013
Reviewed 27 February 2017

My daughter had her 7th birthday party at Zootastic yesterday and I could not wait to sing praises! The whole experience was seamless from our arrival to our departure. The staff could not have been more friendly and accommodating. The park was clean and all...More

Thank emilyrd08
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19 December 2015|
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Response from Charles L | Reviewed this property |
It is $5.00 per person.
6 March 2015|
Response from Alan H | Reviewed this property |
The early season hours 9:oo-5:00. 2-11 $6.50 Seniors 65+ $6.50 Adults $8.50 Wagon rides are $4.00 This Saturday is the first day of the new season More info 704-245-6446
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9 February 2015|
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Response from Alan H | Reviewed this property |
Staff has always been polite and helpful.