Riverview Park and Zoo

Settled in the heart of Peterborough, Ontario along the picturesque Otonabee River is Riverview Park and Zoo.  Within the park is a free zoo that is open year round.  Along with the zoo, the park, covering over 55 acres, also has an extensive playground with mini rock climbing rocks, a water park, snack bar, a vintage…

Rich Environments Abound at the Dublin Zoo

Much of the Dublin Zoo’s African Plains exhibit is composed of a string of man-made islands in their large natural lake.  It’s on one of these large islands you’ll find the Gorilla Rainforest exhibit that includes not only a large, lush green island with various trees and climbing structures but also an indoor enclosure.  Encompassing 12,000 square metres, the…