Sandy Shore Recreation Area
On the banks of Lake Kampeska, Sandy Shore Recreation Area offers just that; a long, sandy beach. The beach is a great place to enjoy Lake Kampeska, which is a glacial lake named for its clear water. Early homesteaders settled along the shores of the lake.
- Daily: $6 per vehicle
- Annual: $30 first vehicle | $15 for second vehicle | $65 transferable license
- Campsites - electrical: $21 per night
- Campsites - non-electrical: $17 per night
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.
Park Size: 17 campsites
5 miles west of Watertown off US Highway 212
Nearest Town: Watertown
Make reservation online or call 1.800.710.2267.
1100 South Lake Drive
Watertown, SD 57201
- Boat Ramp
- Canoe/kayak rentals
- Drinking water
- Electric campsites
- Fishing pole checkout
- Game checkout
- Picnic Shelter
- Vault toilets