From the Twin Cities Metro Area

  • Take Interstate 494 West to High 5 West to Waconia. Safari Island is located 20 miles West of 494.
  • Go past the stoplights approximately 1 mile to Oak Avenue.
  • Go 1 block North (right) on Oak Avenue, to Community Drive.
  • Take a left on Community Drive and venture past the Waconia High School to the entrance of Safari Island.

From Highway 7

  • Take Highway 10 South to Oak Avenue in Waconia.
  • Go South on Oak Avenue to Community Drive.
  • Go right on Community Drive and travel beyond the Waconia High School to the entrance of Safari Island.

From the West

  • Take Highway 5, East to Waconia.
  • In Waconia, turn North (left) on Oak Avenue and go 1 block to Community Drive.
  • Go left on Community Drive.
  • Travel beyond the Waconia High School to the entrance of Safari Island.

From Highway 212

  • Go North on Highway 284 to Waconia.
  • In Waconia go West on Highway 5 about 1 mile to Oak Avenue.
  • Go North (right) on Oak Avenue approximately 1 block to Community Drive and turn left.
  • Safari Island is located beyond the entrances to the Waconia High School.