The historic Meridian Bridge is now a popular pedestrian trail

Yankton! My Great Place

The mother city of the Dakotas is full of new things to discover!

If you're looking for history, nature, outdoor recreation and unforgettable experiences, you've found Your Great Place in South Dakota!

  • Walk across our historic Meridian Bridge, the country's longest pedestrian bridge connecting two states.
  • Explore history at the Mead Cultural Education Center & Dakota Territorial Museum.
  • Go boating at Lewis & Clark Lake.
  • Go camping at Lewis & Clark Recreation Area.
  • Hiking and biking trail connecting Yankton trails and lake area trails
  • Missouri National Recreational River

Check out our 2019-2020 YANKTON VISITORS GUIDE

Located at the junction of Hwys. 50 & 81 and 30 miles west of Interstate 29.

Yankton Convention & Visitors Bureau

803 East 4th Street, 
Yankton, SD 57078,
(605) 665-3636 or 1-800-888-1460
Website: www.VisitYanktonSD.com


Yankton Riverboat Days & Summer Arts Festival

Missouri National Recreational River

Lewis & Clark Recreation Area



  • 6th Meridian Hop Farm

    6th Meridian Hop Farm

    4200 Alphonse Road
    Yankton, SD 57078
    (605) 610-8249



Hotels & Motels

Area Campgrounds

Area Bed & Breakfast and Lodges

Area Vacation Rentals