Critter Canyon

Critter Canyon

Join us at the ALL NEW Critter Canyon! Adventure out of the sea and onto land with some of our newest creatures! Critter Canyon offers you the opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the wildest critters out there including snakes, tarantulas, tortoises and more!

This hands-on class is included in your admission and held every day at SEA LIFE Arizona Aquarium at 11:00am and 1:30pm Monday through Saturday, 11:30am on Sunday. Stop by the all new Critter Canyon to learn more about these creatures and be part of this hands-on LANDventure!

Want to get to know our newest creatures? Here are three of our favorite little critters!

Hopi the Tarantula

Family: Theraphosidae

Favorite Food: Bugs, crickets and grasshoppers

Interests: Climbing, hiding, surfing the “web”

Favorite Holiday: Halloween

Favorite Number: 8

Lancelot the Snake

Family: Colubridae

Favorite Food: Ants and insects

Favorite Winter Olympic Sport: Curling

Favorite Harry Potter House: Slytherin

Favorite Movie Character: Kaa from the Jungle Book

Mojave the Tortoise

Family: Testudinidae

Favorite Food: Grass, vegetables and fruits

Biggest Accomplishment: Outracing the Hare

Favorite Game: Hide and Go Seek

Motto: “Slow and Steady Wins the Race”

Hopi the Tarantula

Family: Theraphosidae

Favorite Food: Bugs, crickets and grasshoppers

Interests: Climbing, hiding, surfing the “web”

Favorite Holiday: Halloween

Favorite Number: 8

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Hopi the Tarantula

Family: Theraphosidae

Favorite Food: Bugs, crickets and grasshoppers

Interests: Climbing, hiding, surfing the “web”

Favorite Holiday: Halloween

Favorite Number: 8

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Lancelot the Snake

Family: Colubridae

Favorite Food: Ants and insects

Favorite Winter Olympic Sport: Curling

Favorite Harry Potter House: Slytherin

Favorite Movie Character: Kaa from the Jungle Book

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Lancelot the Snake

Family: Colubridae

Favorite Food: Ants and insects

Favorite Winter Olympic Sport: Curling

Favorite Harry Potter House: Slytherin

Favorite Movie Character: Kaa from the Jungle Book

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Mojave the Tortoise

Family: Testudinidae

Favorite Food: Grass, vegetables and fruits

Biggest Accomplishment: Outracing the Hare

Favorite Game: Hide and Go Seek

Motto: “Slow and Steady Wins the Race”

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Mojave the Tortoise

Family: Testudinidae

Favorite Food: Grass, vegetables and fruits

Biggest Accomplishment: Outracing the Hare

Favorite Game: Hide and Go Seek

Motto: “Slow and Steady Wins the Race”

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