End your summer flying through the air at Roger Williams Park Zoo. The Soaring Eagle Zip Ride offers breathtaking views 115 feet above the Zoo allowing riders to see out over Providence and into Narragansett Bay in comfortable side-by-side seats. The ride is sensational. The zip ride is located adjacent to Hasbro's Our Big Backyard in the Zoo's new Explore & Soar area.
Dates: September 1 - TBD, Open daily (weather permitting)
Price: $12 per rider, $10 for current Roger Williams Park Zoo members.
Must buy admission tickets to the Zoo to buy tickets to ride the Soaring Eagle. Tickets are available at the admissions gate or at the entrance of the ride.
Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular Zip Rides: The Zip Ride will be open every night during our Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular, October 5 through November 5. The scenery at night with the dazzling lights of more than 5,000 pumpkins and the city lights add to the magnificence of the popular pumpkin extravaganza.
Price: is $15 per rider during the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular and $12 during the day.
Must buy tickets to the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular to purchase tickets and ride the Soaring Eagle Zip Ride at night.
Tickets for the Soaring Eagle are ONLY available at the admissions gate. If guests purchase Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular tickets online – must show ticket at admissions window to purchase Soaring Eagle tickets.
Guests enter the ride at the end of the pumpkin trail.
Soaring Eagle Zip Ride is open daily weather permitting. The attraction will not open in heavy rain and/or high winds.
WEATHER POLICY – Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is open rain or shine. In the case of light to moderate rain, the show will be open. There will be no refunds or rescheduling. Please call in advance, check the website or visit Facebook for updates and weather policy.
For complete information on the Soaring Eagle Zip Ride go to rwpzoo.org.
All efforts have been made to ensure the accuracy of the information on this website, however it is subject to change. Information is updated in an ongoing manner in partnership with local tourism offices, individual businesses and organizations and via a direct feed from goprovidence.com, discovernewport.org, southcountyri.com and Yelp.com.
Fall - Spring 2023-2024 RHODE ISLAND DIGITAL VISITOR GUIDE