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Rocky Point Recreation Area

Rocky Point

Rocky Point Recreation Area is located on the 8,000-acre Belle Fourche Reservoir. The reservior was created in 1911, when Orman Dam was constructed to store water for agricultural use. At the time of its completion, Orman Dam was the largest earthen dam in the world. In 1989, Orman Dam was designated a National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark.

Restrictions / Safety

DOT Road Report

Rocky Point Recreation Area

18513 Fisherman's Road
Belle Fourche, SD 57717
605.641.0023
Email: RockyPoint@state.sd.us

GPS Coordinates

Lat: 44.709229
Long: -103.71253


 

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Activities

Archery rangeBasketballBoatingCampingCanoeing/KayakingFishingHorseshoesSwimmingVolleyball

Nature Day Camps

Burn Ban

Rocky Point and all of the Federal lands surrounding the Belle Fourche Reservoir are now under a burn ban until further notice.  Gas grills will be the only fire allowed at this time.

Lodging Info

Facilities / Services

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

Fishing

Fishing License Required

  • Walleye
  • Yellow Perch
  • Channel Catfish
  • Black Crappie
  • Smallmouth Bass
  • White Bass
  • Tigermuskie

ADA / Accessible

  • Camping Site (10E, 36E, 57E)
  • Picnic shelters

Park Specs

Directions

Western South Dakota: 8 miles east of Belle Fourche off SD Hwy 212

Maps

Location Map
Campground map
Walking map

Area Attractions

Nearest Town

Belle Fourche

Fees

Camping fees are subject to sales tax.

Park entrance license required year-round

Campsites:

Camping Cabins: