CHAHINKAPA ZOO INFORMATION
Mailing Address: PO Box 1325 Wahpeton, ND 58074
Physical Address: 1004 R.J. Hughes Drive Wahpeton, ND 58075
Telephone: (701) 642-8709 Fax: (701) 642-9285
Class Registration: (701) 642-8709
Chahinkapa Zoo is nationally accredited by the American Zoo Association.
Zoo Hours: Mid April – September, 10:00am – 7:00pm
September – Mid October, 10:00am – 5:00pm
Admission: Adults: $8.00 Ages 4 – 12: $5.00 Senior Citizen: $7.00
- Kathy Diekman – Zoo Director
- Tom Schmaltz – Curator
Chahinkapa Zoo Association:
Chahinkapa Zoo Association meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 5:30PM in Rodger Ehnstrom Nature Center.
President – Wade Harty
Vice-President – Jim Oliver
Tim Matz, DVM
Cans for Camels
Drop aluminum cans off at the Nature Center entrance, Econofoods, or bring them directly to the Wilkin County Recycling Center and credit them to the zoo.
Prairie Rose Chapel
The Prairie Rose Chapel at Chahinkapa Zoo is available for weddings, renewal of vows and other special events. It is a beautifully restored, quaint church that can hold 60 visitors. Call 642-8709 to reserve dates