Hunters: Discover our diverse game population, get basic hunting facts and maps with our Guide to Hunting, find out about our mentoring program, and buy your license to hunt.

Purchase a License


Anglers: Buy fishing licenses and boating permits, visit our calendar of events, discover our South Dakota lakes, and learn more about the area's common fish with our Guide to Fishing.

Purchase a License

State Parks

Enjoy the natural beauty of South Dakota! Visit a State Park, learn about our park facilities and safety regulations, get the latest reports, make a reservation, and purchase licenses and permits.

Make A Reservation


Explore South Dakota's wild side by learning more about our critters, wildlife management efforts, endangered species, funding opportunities, as well as our private lands and access programs.

Wildlife & Habitat

Outdoor Learning

Want to know more about our critters, community programs or training resources? We offer environmental learning and outdoor experience, as well as hunter education courses.

Outdoor Learning