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Shadehill Recreation Area

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Nestled on the shores of Shadehill Reservoir, Shadehill Recreation Area offers opportunities to enjoy land- and water-based activities. The reservoir is one of western South Dakota's few large lakes. The dam, built in 1951 by the Bureau of Reclamation, creates more than 5,000 surface acres of water to enjoy.

Shadehill Lodge

The two-bedroom lodge at Shadehill Recreation Area ia a favorite for family retreats and hunting groups.

Reservations

Lodge is reservable one year in advance.

  • www.campsd.com
  • 1.800.710.2267

About the Lodge

  • $205 per night; $10 for each person over 10 people
  • Camping fees apply to campers parked at the lodge, with a maximum of three campers allowed.
  • Two bedrooms
  • Sleeps up to 10 people
  • Furnished
  • Air conditioned and heated

Restrictions

  • Linens are not provided
  • No pets allowed inside
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Activities

  • Boating
  • Camping
  • Fishing
  • Historical interest
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Swimming
  • Volleyball
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Fees

  • 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
  • Cabins: $45 per night
  • Lodge: $205 per night
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Park Specs

Open: Year-round

Park Size: 56 campsites with 7 cabins (each sleeps 4 people)

Directions:

12 miles south of Lemmon off SD Hwy 73

Nearest Town: Lemmon

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Make Reservations

Make reservation online or call 1.800.710.2267.

Contact Info

Shadehill Recreation Area
19150 Summerville Road
Shadehill, SD 57638
605.374.5114
Email: Shadehill@state.sd.us
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Amenities

  • Beach
  • Boat Ramp
  • Campground
  • Camping cabins
  • Drinking water
  • Dump station
  • Electric campsites
  • Fish cleaning station
  • Flush toilets/showers
  • Lodge
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Playground
  • Vault toilets
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Park Rating


ADA / Accessible

  • Camping Cabins
  • Camping Site
  • Lodge
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude: 45.76114
Longitude: -102.2185
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