TACOMA, Wash. - Beginning this weekend, the Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium will offer visitors the chance to go on camel rides.
The zoo says it's the only zoo in the Northwest to offer camel rides this summer.
Members of the Zoo Society will be the first to try it out Thursday night during and annual members' night celebration.
But starting June 20, all zoo visitors can saddle up. Rides cost $5 a person and up to three people can ride at a time.