Tropical forest

During your visit to the Akron Zoo, rent a stroller, wheelchair or scooter for the duration of your visit. Rentals are available at the Survival Station or Gift Shop. 

  • Single stroller: $8.50
  • Double stroller: $12.50
  • Electric scooter: $27.50
  • Wheelchair: Free

Sales tax will be added to rental prices.

All rentals are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Children must be at least 12 months of age and have the ability to sit upright by themselves to ride in a stroller.

ScooterPals Fur-Wheelers™

Girl on leopard ScooterPal

Rent a ScooterPals Fur-Wheeler during your visit to the zoo. ScooterPals Fur-Wheelers are full-sized seated electric scooters that are dressed as animals. There are five plush scooters available – a lion, giraffe, rhino, leopard and a black bear.

ScooterPals are available to rent at the lemur building. Scan the QR code on your phone at the station - credit cards only. Cash or check is not accepted. 

  • $5 rental fee
  • $0.35 per minute

Driver must be 16 years or older. Up to two children over 24 inches tall are able to ride with an adult. There is a maximum combined weight of 450lbs per ScooterPal. ScooterPals are available first-come, first-served.

All safety protocols must be reviewed prior to ride. 

  • Remain seated at all times. Both the driver and the rider must be seated for the ScooterPal to operate. 
  • Do not bump into other ScooterPals, people or things. 
  • No Dippin' Dots or Kona Ice while riding. 
  • Do not drive in or around the splash pad. 
  • Turn off and take key if unattended.
  • Have fun!