Emmett’s coming to Blackpool!

It’s been a busy Summer at Project Elephant Base Camp as preparations are well underway to welcome a male elephant to Blackpool Zoo for the very first time in our 47-year history. Following years of […]

Making use of the Water Cannon

There are many important little details built in to the design of Project Elephant Base Camp, all of which help us to provide a stimulating environment for our herd. One particularly important piece of equipment is […]

Anyone for a swim?

The cheekiest member of our herd, Tara has been making the most of her new home’s facilities during the recent heatwave by taking a dip in the outdoor pool. With a total area of 225m² […]

Mud Wallow Bonding

Not only does a good mud wallow help our girls keep cool in this hot weather, it’s also a fantastic opportunity for social bonding!! Just as in the wild, it seems that mud baths are […]