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Eastern SD State Parks

Lake Cochrane Recreation Area

The Lake Cochrane Recreation area is nestled between Lake Oliver and Lake Cochrane. Lake Cochrane was named by its’ first homesteader, Byron J. Cochrane, who began farming the area in

Eastern SD State Parks

Lake Louise Recreation Area

When Wolf Creek was dammed in the early 1930’s Lake Louise was created. The area has been a popular hotspot for anglers and hunters alike. The park is located in

Eastern SD State Parks

Lake Poinsett Recreation Area

Lake Poinsett Recreation Area, northeast of Arlington, South Dakota, is home to Lake Poinsett, South Dakota’s second largest natural lake. Visitors to Lake Poinsett Recreation Area can enjoy swimming, jet

State Parks Western SD

Bear Butte State Park

Bear Butte State Park, located eight miles east of Sturgis, South Dakota, is a lone mountain formed millions of years ago by the intrusion of igneous rock and is one