North Carolina Zoo to be closed on Monday

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"Apollo, a nine-month-old male gorilla at the North Carolina Zoo, rides on the back of N'kosi, the troop's adult male. A young gorilla routinely rides on its mother's back, but it is somewhat unusual for a male to carry young ones." (NC Zoo photo by Diane Villa)

ASHEBORO, N.C. — The North Carolina Zoo will remain closed on Monday due to cold temperatures, rain in the forecast and ice on walkways, according to the park.