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Chahinkapa Zoo

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1004 RJ Hughes Drive, Nd, Wahpeton, ND 58075
+1 701-642-8709
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Chahinkapa Zoo -- Behind The Scenes!

I live in Wahpeton, ND but, as my girlfriend from England was visiting, I made arrangements for a... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Wahpeton, North Dakota
Relaxing Sunday Morning Visit

My other half and I toured the zoo in a little under two hours. Adult tickets are $9.75. We... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Julie H
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1004 RJ Hughes Drive, Nd, Wahpeton, ND 58075
+1 701-642-8709
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

I live in Wahpeton, ND but, as my girlfriend from England was visiting, I made arrangements for a "behind the scenes" tour at Chahinkapa Zoo. What an experience!! The zoo's director spent time with us and shared tidbits about the zoo's history, their efforts in...More

Thank millarwd
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

My other half and I toured the zoo in a little under two hours. Adult tickets are $9.75. We especially enjoyed the staff training sessions with various animals. The peacocks stroll freely. Staff were friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 28 June 2017

The Chahinkapa Zoo in Wahpeton is a great place to visit for the whole family. There is a large variety of animals to observe. I would take my daughter there frequently when she was growing up and she loved to hand feed the animals at...More

Thank pamj872
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Warm, friendly staff. View animals quite close. Peacocks roam around free. Animals seem quite happy. Refreshments. An amazing small town zoo. Highly recommended.

Thank KazzyKano
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The Chahinkapa Zoo has always been a fun place to visit. Made a visit today. My 2yr old had a blast (did not want to leave). They are adding on, so some construction right now. Still had a blast/enjoyed the all the animals. The petting...More

Thank 279trishal
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Went on opening weekend. Very relaxed stroll. The animals were having fun and we really enjoyed ourselves.

Thank BSplon
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This small zoo was a great fun surprise for us. We were visiting our youngest that just started college at NDSCS and a couple of his pal came along. The zoo is what I would consider informal. There's a blacktop path and you just meander...More

Thank LISA L
Reviewed 3 September 2016

We took my 3 grandsons to visit the zoo. There was some work going on, so the entire zoo was not accessible. It is a nice little zoo and the boys really enjoyed themselves. There are nice areas to sit in and a nice gift...More

Thank Lizzy51_12
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We have been to many zoos and this small town zoo is surprisingly excellent. They have a large variety of native and exotic animals. I took photos of a few of them but are many others as well. I heard they also rotate animals in...More

Thank Travel R
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The zoo is just amazing. The adults and children alike will enjoy every moment. The entire park is beautiful. The carousel is a wonderful and enchanting experience.

Thank Patricia H
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Chad C
20 September 2017|
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Response from pamj872 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is quiet for the most part and the camping area is within walking distance to the golf club which serves food. They have small cabins to rent there but not sure on the cost. There is also room or campers and tents.