Petting Zoo & Pony Rides near Salt Lake City
LITTLE BUCKAROO PETTING ZOO AT RICOCHET CANYON IN WEST JORDAN, UTThe Little Buckaroo Petting Zoo is open inside Ricochet Canyon. You'll enjoy watching your little buckaroos delight in visiting the animals or taking a pony ride. Your beaming look as you see them having fun creates even more joy. Being a part of this special experience puts some serious yippee-ki-yay in our day.
LITTLE BUCKAROO PETTING ZOO GENERAL INFORMATIONThis newly designed area offers spacious enclosures for our animals, allowing visitors to view them both within the petting zoo and during a delightful train ride. The area also features a dedicated pony carousel. Hand-led rides will also continue to be offered along the scenic trails west of the amusement park, near the natural spring.
For public access to the petting zoo and pony rides, guests enter through the Ricochet Canyon park entrance, granting access to the wild west themed rides, attractions and entertainment that await inside the amusement park. If you want additional information, explore our website here.
LITTLE BUCKAROO PETTING ZOO PARTIESIf you're considering a birthday party or another on-site event, kindly reach out at 801.499.7642 for further details. There's a private event space at Ricochet Canyon.
PRICING FOR PONY RIDES & PETTING ZOORicochet Canyon Admission Includes the Petting Zoo:
- $5 per child
- $2 per adult (with purchase of a child’s ticket)
- Purchase a stamp card. Rides starting at $4.
Hours for Pony Rides & Petting ZooOpen year round, opening days vary, weather permitting.
- December-March: Noon to 5pm, Saturdays
- April-September: 10am to 6pm, Monday-Thursday and 10am to 7pm, Friday & Saturday
- WitchFest: 10am to 8pm
- November: 11am to 6pm, Fridays & Saturdays