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Address: 19525 Southeast 54th St, Issaquah, WA 98027
Phone Number: +1 425 392 6278; +1 425 391 5508 (office)
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A Gem in the Foothills of the Cascades

I'm nearly ashamed to admit I've known about this facility for years and until today have never visited. I guess I always figured it was a private collection of animals owned by... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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Sammamish, Washington
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59 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

I'm nearly ashamed to admit I've known about this facility for years and until today have never visited. I guess I always figured it was a private collection of animals owned by some wealthy person. In other words, I've paid little attention to it. A plea from my visiting granddaughters this weekend prompted me to take them somewhere and so... More 

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Moscow, Idaho
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35 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Not only is this a zoo, but it is a place dedicated to preserving endangered species. It is small, but its purpose is clear: caring for animals. On Saturdays there are lectures on various species given several times that day. We were lucky enough to hear the lecture on cougars. This year there are baby emus and wolves, as well... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

My friend and I visited this place because I am a big fan of smaller, interactive zoos rather than large zoos where you can barely see the animals behind large grates. This place was just the ticket. Cougar Mountain is small, so there is plenty of time to keep going around with small children and you don't have to feel... More 

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Issaquah, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

We are season pass members and my 5 year old loves it. We can take short trips so that it is not overwhelming for him. He loves to feed the animals, watch the tiger feeding (1:00 pm) and finish up with the bird show (1:30 pm). I highly recommend it.

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Seattle, Washington
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103 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

We loved this zoo! The location is beautiful and the view is just as nice as the zoo itself. The place is very well taken care of and the enclosures are nicely designed. We actually prefer this zoo over Woodland park. The zoo is pretty small but perfect size for a two year old and pregnant mama. The white tigers... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Perfect spot to take young kids. Not too big so doesn't take much time to get through seeing all exhibits. Great for if you don't have much time. Tiger and cougar are awesome.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 via mobile

I like this zoo! Granted it's small and the enclosures are small, but keep in mind that there are a lot of exotic animals in desperate need of sanctuary's and there are not enough of them. So remember when you visit these zoos it helps pay for better habitats and expansion. So don't storm away, that does not help these... More 

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Fall City, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We go every year this time. Love the animals but not the price for getting in... very spendy day for what you get. Maybe over time they will be able to grow

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North Bend, WA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Tucked up in the hills above Issaquah, Wa is a small zoo, that many in the Seattle area no nothing about. Cougar Mt Zoo has lemurs, big cats, alpacas, as well quite a few other animals all in a quiet country setting. Check it out!

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Selah, Washington, United States
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I love this zoo. small and yet very educational. We took our grandson and he had a great time. He especially loved the bird exhibit...lots of beautiful parrots and such. We will be coming back!

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Additional Information about Cougar Mountain Zoo

Address: 19525 Southeast 54th St, Issaquah, WA 98027
Phone Number: +1 425 392 6278; +1 425 391 5508 (office)
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Issaquah
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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