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the life of the water lily

While taking photos of the orangutans at Como Zoo the other day, I noticed they had quite a nice exhibit of a variety of water lilies growing in the ponds in front of the building. 424 more words


Baby Giraffe Born At Como Park Zoo

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It’s your first chance to see a new addition at the Como Zoo: A baby giraffe just born Monday!

The yet-to-be-named female baby giraffe came into the world standing 5-feet-8-inches tall and weighing 135 pounds. 46 more words


At just under 6 feet, Como Zoo's new baby giraffe set to make public debut

The Como Zoo welcomed a new baby giraffe to its herd this week.

And she’s no little lady: She came into the world weighing 135 pounds, standing 5-feet, 8-inches tall. 176 more words


Playing around...

I have been playing around a little too much recently to keep up with the blog, including spending a few days up on the north shore of Lake Superior near the Canadian border where we were completely off the grid with no services.   260 more words

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Como Town Amusement Park's Newest Attraction: Tiger Trax

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Como Town Amusement Park is debuting its newest attraction — Tiger Trax.

The family-friendly roller coaster was created by SBF Group in Italy. 64 more words


Como Zoo In St. Paul To Kick Off Centennial Celebration

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Como Zoo and Conservatory in St. Paul is planning to celebrate its 100th birthday this weekend.

The Centennial Celebration Weekend kicks off Friday at 9:30 a.m. 114 more words