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Spring Creek Recreation Area

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A day-use park, Spring Creek offers water-lovers access to the Oahe Reservoir. The lake has more than 2,000 miles of shoreline and its clear waters are ideal for boating, sailing, fishing, water skiing and diving. Campers, history buffs, mountain bikers and hikers will find new adventures in this rugged land first explored by Lewis and Clark.

Spring Creek Resort is privately operated under agreement with the Division of Parks and Recreation. Contact by phone: 605.773.3117.

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  • Biking
  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
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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
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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.


15 miles northwest of Pierre off SD Highway 1804.

Nearest Town: Pierre

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Contact Info

Spring Creek Recreation Area
C/O Oahe Downstream Recreation Area
20439 Marina Loop Road
Fort Pierre, SD 57532
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  • Boat Ramp
  • Fish cleaning station
  • Marina
  • Resort
  • Vault toilets
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude: 44.54868
Longitude: -100.4862
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