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Traffic Alerts - Point Defiance

May 1, 2017

Traffic Alerts: Animal Loop Road

  • April 10-May 19, 2017
    Animal Loop Road, which is adjacent to Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, will be open to one-way traffic only. Traffic on this road will be open southbound only. (See map below)
  • May 4-5, 2017
    Animal Loop Road will be closed in both directions to allow for installation of a bridge across the road. Closure will be in effect from 5:30 am - 5 pm.

How to get where you're going:

  • Pearl Street entrance
    Fort Nisqually Living History Museum
    Five Mile Drive
    Owen Beach
  • Mildred Street entrance
    Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

All attractions are open as usual. Get hours and information at:


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