Zoo Atlanta Hunt

Enjoy an amazing high-tech scavenger hunt with a wide variety of fun challenges at Zoo Atlanta.


Explore, learn, compete, and have fun in this unique safari-themed scavenger hunt team building. Using our amazing app on a tablet or smartphone, teams race through Zoo Atlanta in order to outscore the competition in this fun and fast-paced program. They will solve clues, answer trivia, find hidden challenges, take pictures of their team doing outrageous things, and compete in mini tasks – all with an animal theme. This is interactive learning and fun at its best!

This program makes a great socially-distant scavenger hunt outing!


Results / Skills / Analytics

  • Develop group decision-making processes.

Vision / Strategies / Concepts

  • Work together to achieve a common goal.

Systems / Tools / Practice

  • Have a lot of fun while exploring the zoo!

Culture / Support / Discussions

Agenda & Activities

Welcome & Warm-Ups (5-10 minutes) Our staff welcome the participants to the safari and get everyone ready for a great team scavenger hunt. We then lead some fun warm- up activities that also randomly create small teams.

Team Up! (5-10 minutes) Teams take a few moments to create a wild name and slogan for their team, and build some team spirit and unity.

Event intro (5 minutes) Our fun and energetic staff give the group a quick tutorial on the app and any other event components to ensure a smooth start.

The Safari Scavenger Hunt (1-2 hours) Teams use the map within the app and features at the zoo to unlock challenges in their scavenger hunt. Activities include:

  • Photo Safari: Teams seek out the perfect place to take these team pics, posing with various exhibits, animals and other themed settings.
  • Animal Trivia: Release your inner zoologist as you find answers to a wide variety of animal based trivia.
  • Facilitator Challenges: Find an Atlanta Challenge facilitator to earn bonus missions and big points.
  • Brainteasers: Teams test their mental acuity with this assortment of wildlife puzzlers as they travel.
  • Tribe Trivia: Teams seek out interesting information about their team mates, other teams, and anyone else they can find that fits the description they’re seeking.
  • Landmarks: Teams identify close-ups of a variety of landmarks inside the zoo.
  • Nature News: Using their app and tablet, teams film amusing video shorts about a range of fun outdoor themed topics and wildlife encounters.

Scoring (5 minutes) Teams turn in their materials, then the final scores are dramatically revealed.

Wrap-Up (5 minutes) We end with a few final thoughts and an awesome group picture.

After Party Slideshow If you want to have a more celebrational wrap up to your outdoor scavenger hunt, or just run pictures during dinner, we can provide a website link so you can immediately view photos and videos from your event.



2 – 3 hours




Zoo Atlanta

Group Size

10 – 500 people

Team Size

4 – 6 people each


"The entire staff is still talking about the event—the best one we have had in years. I will definitely keep Atlanta Challenge in mind for any future events."

SIPA North America