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Address: 1004 RJ Hughes Drive, ND, Wahpeton, ND 58075
Phone Number: 17016428709
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Awesome small zoo

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Travel R
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Aberdeen, South Dakota
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46 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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70 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

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Thank Lizzy51_12
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102 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 

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Thank Travel R
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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.

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Thank Patricia H
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9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 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 

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Thank Leah P
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 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.

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Thank Kelli M
Otsego, Minnesota
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22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 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.

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Thank 2000bre
mn
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77 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 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.

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Thank borgmaul
Wahpeton, North Dakota
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Chahinkapa zoo is a wonderful experience for all ages. It's especially a family event. Children of all ages enjoy getting up personal with the animals. It's not so large that one feels overwhelmed, but it makes for a 2-3 hour visit. One can always stop and enjoy the gift shop and have a 'treat'. My granddaughters "love" going to the... More 

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Thank 102MjB
Fort Worth, Texas
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36 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

We LOVED it!!!! The animals are very interactive making it even more fun than big city zoos! It it a small zoo, but we had a blast!!!

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