Making a Campout Reservation 

For reservations, please call (402) 738-2058.

Large Group Campouts (25 or more participants)

Schools, churches, boy scouts, girl scouts, summer camps, families and more with a minimum of 25 people can reserve a campout date year round. Make the reservation process easy by filling out the campout reservation form.

Packages & Pricing

Where Can My Group Sleep?

Campout Guidelines

Are there any campout souvenirs available?

Are there other activities available during the campout?

BlueCross Blue Shield




Through the generous support of BlueCross BlueShield of Nebraska, a *free overnight experience at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium is now available for select schools in Nebraska.  Free campouts are only available in the Education Classrooms, Durham Lodge, or the Wildlife Safari Park. 

BlueCross BlueShield of Nebraska Campout Guidelines - Please hand this out to all adult members of your group.

*Nebraska schools outside of the Omaha or Lincoln metro area are eligible for a free campout. 

Family Campouts

You don't have to travel half way across the world to take your family on an exotic vacation. Family campouts include a continental breakfast, snack and a visit from one of our Animal Ambassadors. Children must be 4 years of age and accompanied by an adult. Campouts are $35.00 per person (unless otherwise noted). All campouts run 7 p.m. to 9 a.m.

To register for a campout, please call (402) 738-2058.                    


June 13th – Expedition Madagascar Campout $35
July 11th – Wild Kingdom Pavilion Geocaching Campout $65
July 25th – Wildlife Safari Park $35  (open to families and small groups)
August 1st – Scott Aquarium Shark Reef Campout $40
August 22nd – Desert Dome Campout $35*
September 5th – Prairie Dog Meadow Geocaching Campout $65*
September 26th – Scott Aquarium Shark Reef Campout $40
October 10th – Wildlife Safari Park Campout $45 (includes Haunted Safari Special Event)
October 24th – Hubbard Gorilla Valley Campout $35
November 7th – Scott Aquarium Campout $40
December 5th – Lied Jungle Campout $35*
December 27th – Total Penguin Campout $45

*Tents required.

Small Group Campouts

Small Group campouts are designed for schools, churches, boy scouts, girl scouts, or summer camps who cannot meet our 25 person large group campout minimum. Campouts are $35.00 per person (unless otherwise noted). All campouts run 7 p.m. to 9 a.m.

Make the reservation process easy by filling out the campout reservation form.

2015 Small Group Campout Dates

Small Group Campout Guidelines - Please hand this out to all adult members of your group.  

Wildlife Safari Park Campout Guidelines - Please hand this out to all adult members of your group.          

Frequently Asked Questions


Are there any campout souvenirs available?
Are there other activities available during the campout?