Black Bear Cubs

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Begin your adventure as a black bear cub in your motherís den. Emerge from the den and experience first-hand the trials and tribulations of a cubís first year in the wild. Become involved in the curriculum as you answer questions about black bears and their environment at each decision point in the maze. Answer correctly and grow to the next stage of life. Answer incorrectly and come face-to-face with a forest fire or flood. Reach adulthood and enter an Experience Gallery full of conservation curriculum, sound effects, and hands-on interactives. Do bears hibernate? What color is a black bear? Find the answers to these and many more questions in this exciting maze adventure!

FaÇade: A 7' tall tree façade and bear den creates an irresistible entrance for kids. Adult entrance is next to den entrance.

SOUND:
Is that a black bear right around the corner? Ambient nature sounds and black bear vocalizations bring the forest and bears maybe even to close for comfort.

MISSION FORMAT:
Become involved in the curriculum as you walk in the paw prints of a black bear cub. At each decision point within the maze, correctly answer questions to advance to the next stage of life. Answer incorrectly and experience firsthand the challenges black bears face to survival in the wild. Successfully answer all the questions and enter the "Bear Den" as a full-grown adult.

EDUCATIONAL:
Black Bear Cubs: A yearling's adventure was created in collaboration with the Mississippi Museum of Natural History. Within this unique medium, visitors develop understanding and empathy towards this industrious and misunderstood species that shares our habitat.

FLEXIBLE FOOTPRINT:
Black Bear Cubs will be custom designed to fit your gallery or outdoor space. Columns, trees, corners, and other irregularities can be easily worked around to create an aesthetically pleasing presentation.

 

LOCATIONS
 Mississippi Museum of Natural Science

CONTACT
Email at info@minotaurmazes.com
Call at 206.782.0667

Themed mazes are powerful kinesthetic learning tools. The synergy between the physical acts of exploring a maze while mentally interacting with the curriculum engages and educates visitors of all ages and creates a memorable experience.