Portland, OR. Cougars, black bear and river otters explored the Oregon Zoo, which was transformed by the winter storm. Videos of their adventures were a big hit with viewers on ABC, CNN and dozens of other news outlets.

Here’s a taste of the videos that charmed people across the nation:

The zoo was closed for several days, but it’s open again. Because of the snow, parking is limited, so guests are encouraged to take MAX.

Here’s a link with Oregon Zoo details: