COVID-19 Information

Sequoia Park Zoo is Open!

We continue to enforce safety measures in accordance with California’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy and Humboldt County’s current tier level (Orange as of 4/6/21)

These measures include requiring staff and guests to wear face coverings, , encouraging social distancing between groups, regular cleaning and sanitization practices, and closing certain indoor spaces and high touch areas. Please keep reading for more details on what to expect during your visit.


Face Masks are REQUIRED for everyone age 3+. Guests must wear a mask and we encourage social distancing and frequent hand washing. There are hand sanitizer stations throughout the Zoo.

Please Follow These Guidelines

Per Humboldt County Health Department guidelines, as well as for the safety of employees and susceptible zoo animals, we ask that you:

Wear Face Coverings

REQUIRED for those who are age 3+.

Practice Social Distancing

Please maintain at least 6 feet distancing between guest social units.

Wash Your Hands!

Help us create a clean space for all visitors!

Some Changes Around the Zoo

  • All food and drinks should be consumed on the Main Lawn or at picnic tables
  • Please do not walk unmasked and eating
  • Several hand sanitizer stations throughout zoo grounds
  • Drinking fountains closed (hydration fill-up open)
  • Benches and tables spaced out for distancing

We have temporarily suspended or closed the following attractions:

  • Kids Koop
  • Spiderweb climber
  • Eagle nest
  • Otter tube
  • Flamingo room
  • Classrooms limited to Education programs
  • Suspension of keeper talks and other activities that encourage crowds to gather
  • Rentals and birthday parties temporarily suspended