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Eastern SD State Parks

Lake Alvin Recreation Area

Lake Alvin is a small 59 acre lake which is very close to the Sioux Falls area. Although there is no camping at Lake Alvin, it is becoming a popular

Eastern SD State Parks

Lewis and Clark Recreation Area

More than one million vacationers visit the Lewis and Clark Recreation Area each year. Located near Yankton on the South Dakota and Nebraska border, the site marks the spot where

Central SD State Parks

North Point Recreation Area

North Point Recreation Area is located just above Fort Randall Dam and provides an excellent view of the Missouri River. This area was visited by Lewis and Clark in 1804.

Central SD State Parks

North Wheeler Recreation Area

North Wheeler Recreation Area is a small, quiet area for those wanting to get away. Park Schedule & Rates Open year-round Camping: 22 sites (15 electrical). Water. No showers. Contact

Central SD State Parks

Pease Creek Recreation Area

Pease Creek Recreation Area offers 600 acres of area available for exploration and has easy access to the Missouri River’s Lake Francis Case. There is also plenty of opportunity for

Eastern SD State Parks

Pierson Ranch Recreation Area

Pierson Ranch Recreation Area is located just 4 miles from Yankton so it provides easy access to picnic shelters and campsites. Park Schedule & Rates Open year-round Camping: 67 sites

Central SD State Parks

Randall Creek Recreation Area

Randall Creek Recreation Area is located downstream from teh Fort Randall Dam. The area provides opportunity for many activities including fishing, boating, bird and animal watching. Park Schedule & Rates

Eastern SD State Parks

Springfield Recreation Area

Springfield Recreation Area is open year-round and is located near Springfield, South Dakota. Park Schedule & Rates Open year-round Camping Fees: 21 sites (20 electrical). Showers. Water. Dump station. Contact

Eastern SD State Parks

Palisades State Park

Palisades State Park, located in southeastern South Dakota in the town of Garretson, is the second smallest state park in South Dakota. At 157 acres in area, the park is

Eastern SD State Parks

Lake Thompson Recreation Area

Lake Thompson, located six miles south of De Smet, South Dakota, is the state’s largest natural lake. Encompassing over 18,000 acres of water, Lake Thompson is one of the best