Richmond Lake Recreation Area, Aberdeen

#101 of 106 in Parks in South Dakota
Park · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Three separate areas in Richmond Lake Recreation Area cater to the needs of campers, swimmers, naturalists, boaters and anglers. Campers stay in the South Unit, while the 200-acre Forest Drive Unit is a great place for wildlife viewing. The Boat Ramp Unit provides access to the more than 1,000-acre lake.

Nestled along the wooded shores of Mina Lake, Mina Recreation Area is a water-lover's haven with plenty of room for boating, fishing and swimming. When you leave the water, a spacious campground, hiking trail, and several picnic areas provide hours of family fun.
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  • We use the fishing docks at Richmond lake all the time. Always catch something. They are well kept and easy to access with close parking. Hot in the afternoon sun, but really nice in the mornings.  more »
  • This lake and it's amenities are just amazing that very few find it. It sprawls and has a youth camp with thousands of evergreen trees. Has a resort and restaurant -- excellent food.  more »
  • It's a nice place to get a break from the flat landscape that surrounds!

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