Big Sioux Recreation Area

Big Sioux Recreation  Area

410 Park Avenue
Brandon, SD 57005

 Big Sioux Recreation Area, (430 acres), on the banks of the Big Sioux River, is close to the cities of Brandon and Sioux Falls. Just follow I-90 to exit 406.

Special features: 1869 homestead cabin, some of the oldest trees in the state, 18 hole disc golf course, volleyball, archery range, canoeing/kayaking on the Big Sioux River, park programs.

Trails:  Approximately five miles of moderate to somewhat difficult trails ramble through woodland and prairie. A bicycle trail connects with nearby Brandon. Horse trail. Snowmobile play area and warming house for snowshoers and snowmobilers. 

Facilities: 49 total campsites - 43 electrical, 3 camping cabins (2 handicap accessible cabins), playground, picnic shelters, showers, dump station, fishing, fishing pole checkout, game/equipment checkout, snowshoe checkout, handicap access. Entrance fee.