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Indian Creek Recreation Area

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The rolling hills and beautiful river views make Indian Creek an excellent place to camp, picnic and explore. Park visitors will find new adventure in this rugged land explored by Lewis and Clark in 1804. During the late 1800s and early 1900s, cowboys used the area to fatten thousands of cattle for shipment south.

Trails and Nature Viewing

Indian Creek Recreation Area offers over 2.5 miles of hiking and biking trails. Along any of the three trails, a person can spot a variety of wildlife, from deer, raccoons, beavers, and bull snakes to turkeys, pheasants and orchard orioles.

Bridge City Marina and Resort is privately operated under agreement with the Division of Parks and Recreation. Bridge City Marina and Resort offers boats slip rental, floating fuel dock, bait, guide service, c-store and several modern cabins. Contact by phone: 605.845.9129

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  • Biking
  • Birdwatching
  • Boating
  • Camping
  • Canoeing/Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Historical interest
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddleboarding
  • Trapshooting/rifle range
  • Volleyball
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Upcoming Events

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  • Daily: $8 per vehicle
  • Annual: $36 first vehicle | $18 for second vehicle | $80 transferable license
  • Campsites - electrical: $20 per night
  • Cabins: $55 per night
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Park Specs

Open: Year-round. Between Oct. 1 and April 30, showers, flush toilets and other water systems may be closed. Please contact the park directly for current status. Vault toilets usually remain open.


2 campgrounds with 123 campsites and 2 cabins (each sleeps 4 people)

Nearest Town: Mobridge

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Make Reservations

Make reservation online or call 1.800.710.2267.

Contact Info

Indian Creek Recreation Area
12905 288th Avenue
Mobridge, SD 57604
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  • Boat Ramp
  • Campground
  • Camping cabins
  • Canoe/kayak rentals
  • Drinking water
  • Dump station
  • Electric campsites
  • Fish cleaning station
  • Fishing pole checkout
  • Flush toilets/showers
  • Game checkout
  • Land Navigation Course
  • Marina
  • Paddleboard rentals
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Playground
  • Resort
  • Snowshoe checkout
  • Vault toilets
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Park Rating

ADA / Accessible

  • Camping Cabins
  • Camping Site
  • Hiking Trails
  • Showers
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude: 45.52214
Longitude: -100.3868
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