Wahpeton

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Wahpeton is a town in the Red River Valley of North Dakota. It has a population of about 8,586 people. Coordinates are Latitude 46.27N & Longitude 96.61W. It is the home of North Dakota State College of Science.

Dakota Avenue (North Dakota Highway 13) in downtown Wahpeton

Understand[edit]

Wahpeton, along with its sister city, Breckenridge, are referred to as Two States. Two Cities. One community.

Get in[edit]

  • By car: exit 23 from I-29

Get around[edit]

See[edit]

Richland County Courthouse
  • Richland County Hisorical Museum +1 701 642-3075. 7th Avenue & 2nd Street North, Wahpeton, ND 58075. Located near the entrance of Chahinkapa Park. Open 1:00 - 4:00 PM on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. Closed during the winter.
  • Chahinkapa Park and Zoo, First Street and Seventh Avenue, Wahpeton, ND 58075. Open May through September. Zoo features 200 animals, including Siberian tigers, kangaroos, otters, bears, snow leopards, and monkeys. Admission fee $5, $4.50 seniors, and $2 for children under 13. Tel: (701) 642-8709. [1]
  • The Big Catfish,Near City Hall, Wahpeton, ND 58075. This large catfish statue is visible from Highway 10 and is next to a dock.

Do[edit]

  • Camping, at Chahinkapa Park, 1004 R.J. Hughes Drive, Wahpeton, ND 58075 offering tent sites and RV sites with electrical hookups for up to 7 days. Also, Kidder Recreation Area, 1900 N 4th Street, Wahpeton, ND 58075 with tent and RV sites, electrical and water hookups. Tel: (701) 642-2811 [2]]
  • Snowmobiling on the county's 200 miles of groomed trails.

Buy[edit]

Eat[edit]

  • China Buffet407 Dakota Avenue +1 701 642-6320. Wahpeton, ND 58075.
  • Dairy Delight90 Dakota Avenue +1 701 642-5653. Wahpeton, ND 58075.
  • Domino's Pizza102 4th Street South +1 701 642-2212. Wahpeton, ND 58075.
  • Fryin' Pan1008 Dakota Avenue +1 701 642-4351. Wahpeton, ND 58075.
  • Hills 210 Cafe2019 9th Street North +1 701 642-1200. Wahpeton, ND 58075.
  • Mc Donald's105 12th Street North +1 701 642-5441. Wahpeton, ND 58075.
  • Prante's1605 11th Street North +1 701 642-1135. Wahpeton, ND 58075.
  • Taco John's801 Dakota Avenue +1 701 642-4680. Wahpeton, ND 58075.
  • Texas Crossing18170 County Road +1 701 642-1991. 16, Wahpeton, ND 58075.
  • Vinny's Pizza1/2 6th St North +1 701 642-2077. 116 Wahpeton, ND 58075.

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Routes through Wahpeton
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