North Dakota


North Dakota

Chahinkapa Zoo

1004 RJ Hughes Dr, Wahpeton, ND 58075

Accredited by the American Zoo Association since 1995, the zoo is home to over 200 animals representing 70 species and 6 continents

Dakota Zoo

602 Riverside Park Road, Bismarck, ND 58502

North Dakota's largest Zoo located along the Missouri River in Bismarck.

Red River Zoo

4255 23rd Avenue S, Fargo, ND 58104

The zoo is home to over 600 animals representing 89 species, including red pandas. It also includes a 1928 carousel that was fully restored in 1995 and donated to the zoo by the Diederich family.

The zoo features a world class gray wolf exhibit featuring a family of three wolves. They can be viewed from outside or inside a "trapper's cabin" that has two large viewing windows to observe the wolf family.

In 2013, the North American River Otter exhibit opened and features an indoor and underwater viewing area.

Roosevelt Park Zoo

1219 Burdick Expy E
Minot, ND 58701-4077

As the second zoo built in North Dakota, Roosevelt Park Zoo first opened in 1920 featuring the American Bison. It is open May through September. A flood in 2011 of the Souris River caused the animals to be relocated from the zoo. Cleanup took the entire 2012 season--the zoo re-opened on May 4 of 2013.