Wahpeton has two nice campgrounds available. One in Chahinkapa Park and one on the north end of town along the river.
Kidder Recreation Area is on the north end of town just off 4th Street North. At Kidder there are 8 paved camper/RV spots available. Kidder provides electric (30 amp) and water hook-up. Restrooms with showers are also available. There are two picnic shelters available for use, a dump station, a boat landing, fishing pier, and a fish cleaning station. Campground reservations are available at $35 per night and must be paid in advance. A reservation guarantees a camper/RV spot. A reservation sign in the name of the applicant will be posted only if the reservations fee has been paid. Please call 701-642-2811 to make your reservation. Extended stays are approved on a case by case basis with certain limitations. Please contact the office for details at 642-2811.
There are also available areas for tents at Kidder Recreation Area. The cost for tents is $20.00 per tent per night without electricity and $25 per tent per night with electricity. Reservations for tents are not necessary.