Zoological

San Diego Zoo Safari Park Tiger Trail

15500 San Pasqual Valley Road, Escondido, California
Owner
San Diego Zoo Global
Contractor
Suffolk-Roel Construction
Architect
Architects Mosher Drew
Deneen Powell Atelier
The Tull Family Tiger Trail is a five-acre Sumatran tiger habitat. The structural components of the tiger structures includes a steel and timber shelter supported on a structural podium slab over tiger holding, a tiger viewing structure with steep pitched and themed roof, a tiger holding building, a concrete open structure and a tiger interactive wall.
The site structures include an entry structure of CMU walls and timber roof, new timber bridge, tiger underwater viewing, cascading waterfall, barrier fences, all shotcrete rockwork and retaining walls, and anchorages and support for interpretive elements.