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State Park

Welcome to Big Sioux Recreation Area, nestled near Brandon, South Dakota. This campground is a gem for anyone looking to enjoy the great outdoors year-round. With spacious sites that can accommodate tents, RVs, and even cabins, there's something here for everyone.

One of the standout features of Big Sioux is its extensive network of trails. Whether you're into hiking, biking, or just a leisurely stroll, you'll find paved paths that wind along the river and through the woods. There's even a challenging disc golf course that adds a bit of fun and competition to your stay. Just watch out for those narrow fairways!

For those traveling with pets, you'll be pleased to know that the campground is very dog-friendly. There are plenty of open spaces and trails where you can walk your furry friends. Plus, the park staff are known for being friendly and helpful, making your stay even more enjoyable.

The facilities here are top-notch. Visitors frequently mention the exceptionally clean bathrooms and hot showers. There's also a sanitary dump station and fresh water fill-up point conveniently located at the entrance. And if you're a fan of campfires, you'll appreciate the on-site firewood sales.

If you're into fishing or kayaking, the nearby river offers plenty of opportunities. And for a bit of local flavor, the falls and Palisades State Park are just a short drive away, offering additional hiking and scenic views.

Overall, Big Sioux Recreation Area is a fantastic spot to relax, explore, and enjoy the natural beauty of South Dakota. Whether you're here for a night or an extended stay, you'll find plenty to keep you entertained and comfortable.

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Location

Big Sioux Recreation Area — Big Sioux is located in South Dakota

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Directions

In Southeastern South Dakota: 4 miles southwest of Brandon off I-90 Exit 406.

Address

410 Park St
Brandon, SD 57005

Coordinates

43.57273801 N
96.59445118 W

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Access

  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Hike-In
    Backcountry sites.

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
    Fair
  • Verizon
    Good
  • AT&T
    Good
  • T-Mobile
    Fair

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Group
  • Cabins
  • Tent Cabin
  • Equestrian

Features

For Campers

  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Phone Service
  • Reservable
  • Showers
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Sewer Hookups
  • Water Hookups
  • Big Rig Friendly

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Big Sioux Recreation Area — Big Sioux have RV hookups?

According to TheDyrt.com, Big Sioux Recreation Area — Big Sioux has water hookups and sewer hookups.

What is the max vehicle length at Big Sioux Recreation Area — Big Sioux?

Big Sioux Recreation Area — Big Sioux allows vehicles up to 75 feet.

Are fires allowed at Big Sioux Recreation Area — Big Sioux?

Yes, according to campers on TheDyrt.com, fires are allowed at Big Sioux Recreation Area — Big Sioux, although make sure to check current fire restrictions in the area.

Does Big Sioux Recreation Area — Big Sioux have wifi?

No, according to campers on TheDyrt.com, Big Sioux Recreation Area — Big Sioux does not have wifi.

Is there cell phone reception at Big Sioux Recreation Area — Big Sioux?

According to campers on TheDyrt.com, Verizon signal is good, AT&T is good, and T-Mobile is fair.