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Chahinkapa Zoo

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Address: 1004 RJ Hughes Drive, ND, Wahpeton, ND 58075
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+1 701-642-8709
11:00 - 19:00
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Zoo Fun

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... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Wahpeton, United States
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Wahpeton, United States
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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 Barn is one of our favorite spots.

Thank 279trishal
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31 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

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

Thank BSplon
Aberdeen, South Dakota
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49 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
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 along where you want. They have monkeys, and orangutan, a bear, several big cats and... More 

Thank LISA L
Phoenix, Arizona
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79 reviews
26 attraction reviews
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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 shop.

Thank Lizzy51_12
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145 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 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 and out. While safe, you get very close to the animals. They have a few... More 

Thank Travel R
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6 reviews
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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I frequently visit this place because there is a spot at the gift shop where you can reach four PokeStops at once, plus a gym. Great way to load up on stuff and also to support the zoo - it's only $8 per adult. As far as the actual zoo goes, it's lovely. For such a small town zoo you... More 

Thank Leah P
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This zoo visit was a highlight of our summer. The kids loved the animals and the variety. We got to listen to the monkeys "talk" to each other which was super cool. We love this zoo and will be back again.

Thank Kelli M
Otsego, Minnesota
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This zoo is awesome! It has a very nice variety of animals and the training sessions were fun to watch. You can get very close to all of the animals. Zoo keepers were knowledgeable and friendly.

Thank 2000bre
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79 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Wow, what a great zoo for a small town!! We make a few trips to this zoo annually and the kids LOVE this zoo. Lots to see for sure! Always a great time at the zoo. Bring a pic-nic lunch and enjoy at the campground right across from the zoo.

Thank borgmaul

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