NC Zoo in Asheboro to remain closed Wednesday due to snowstorm

(The following announcement is from the NC Zoo in Asheboro.)

ASHEBORO, NC - Snow and ice remaining on walkways and service roads from the recent winter storm continue to pose a hazard for visitors at the North Carolina Zoo.

As a result, the zoo will  remain closed to the public through Wednesday, March 4, with employees reporting under Plan A. The park is expected to resume normal operations on Thursday.

For information on daily operational status, the public can call the zoo's toll-free number at 1-800-488-0444 or visit the zoo Web site at