Swan Creek Recreation Area
Situated on the rolling prairie bluffs, the east and west campgrounds provide anglers the opportunity to stay overnight. Two ramps offer access to Lake Oahe for boating and fishing fun. Swan Creek is one of the SD state parks along the Lewis and Clark Trail.
- June 1, 2019
Akaska Fishing Derby
- Daily: $6 per vehicle
- Annual: $30 first vehicle | $15 for second vehicle | $65 transferable license
- Campsites - electrical: $17 per night
- Campsites - non-electrical: $13 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: 2 campgrounds with 26 campsites
9 miles west of Akaska off US Highway 83.
Nearest Town: Akaska
Make reservation online or call 1.800.710.2267.
C/O West Whitlock
16157A West Whitlock Road, Ste A
Gettysburg, SD 57442
- Boat Ramp
- Drinking water
- Electric campsites
- Fish cleaning station
- Vault toilets
Swan Creek Recreation Area is currently in a burn ban.
ADA / Accessible
- Camping Site