The Best Campgrounds in South Dakota

Most Popular South Dakota Campsites

We've ranked the best places to camp in South Dakota using our unique campsite popularity algorithm that accounts for the average rating and number of reviews for a campground, the number of people who have camped or wish they could camp at that campground. Sign up for a free account and vote for your favorite camping sites by submitting a campground review or creating a campground wishlist today!

New! Find the best campgrounds by city:
(9), Hot Springs (6), Yankton (5), Rapid City (5), Custer (5), Hill City (4)

Rank Campground Location
1. Horsethief Lake Campground, South Dakota
2. Badlands National ParkBadlands, South Dakota
3. Gavins Point Dam / Lewis and Clark LakeYankton, South Dakota
4. Spearfish KoaSpearfish, South Dakota
5. Sage CreekInterior, South Dakota
6. Fort Randall Dam Lake Francis CasePickstown, South Dakota
7. Missouri National Recreational RiverYankton, South Dakota
8. Big Bend Dam Lake SharpeChamberlin, South Dakota
9. Cold Brook LakeHot Springs, South Dakota
10. Pactola ReservoirRapid City, South Dakota
11. Elkview CampgroundSturgis, South Dakota
12. Badlands / White River KoaInterior, South Dakota
13. Grizzly Creek PrimativeHill City, South Dakota
14. Roubaix Lake, South Dakota
15. Sheridan Lake, South Dakota
16. Fort Meade Recreation AreaSturgis, South Dakota
17. Lake Vermillion State Recreation AreaCanistota, South Dakota
18. Palisades State ParkGarretson, South Dakota
19. Big Sioux Recreation AreaBrandon, South Dakota
20. Newton Hills State ParkCanton, South Dakota
21. Wind Cave National ParkHot Springs, South Dakota
22. Angostura ReservoirHot Springs, South Dakota
23. Cottonwood Springs LakeHot Springs, South Dakota
24. Deerfield ReservoirRapid City, South Dakota
25. Oahe Dam Lake OahePierre, South Dakota
26. Shadehill ReservoirLemmon, South Dakota
27. Belvidere East / Exit 170 KoaMidland, South Dakota
28. Custer / Mount Rushmore KoaCuster, South Dakota
29. Deadwood KoaDeadwood, South Dakota
30. Hot Springs KoaHot Springs, South Dakota
31. Kennebec KoaKennebec, South Dakota
32. Mount Rushmore / Hill City KoaHill City, South Dakota
33. Rapid City KoaRapid City, South Dakota
34. Sioux City North KoaNorth Sioux City, South Dakota
35. Sioux Falls KoaSioux Falls, South Dakota
36. Custer State ParkCuster, South Dakota
37. Sheps Canyon Recreation AreaHot Springs, South Dakota
38. Little Moreau Recreation AreaShadehill, South Dakota
39. Rocky Point Recreation AreaBelle Fourche, South Dakota
40. Chief White Crane Recreation AreaYankton, South Dakota
41. Pierson Ranch Recreation AreaYankton, South Dakota
42. Lewis and Clark Recreation AreaYankton, South Dakota
43. Springfield Recreation AreaSpringfield, South Dakota
44. Randall Creek Recreation AreaPickstown, South Dakota
45. Burke Lake Recreation AreaBurke, South Dakota
46. North Point Recreation AreaLake Andes, South Dakota
47. Pease Creek Recreation AreaGeddes, South Dakota
48. North Wheeler Recreation AreaGeddes, South Dakota
49. Platte Creek Recreation AreaPlatte, South Dakota
50. Snake Creek Recreation AreaPlatte, South Dakota
51. Buryanek Recreation AreaBurke, South Dakota
52. Lake Poinsett Recreation AreaArlington, South Dakota
53. Sandy Shore Recreation AreaWatertown, South Dakota
54. Fisher Grove State ParkFrankfort, South Dakota
55. Lake Louise Recreation AreaMiller, South Dakota
56. Pelican Lake Recreation AreaWatertown, South Dakota
57. Lake Cochrane Recreation AreaGary, South Dakota
58. Oakwood Lakes State ParkBruce, South Dakota
59. Lake Thompson Recreation AreaLake Preston, South Dakota
60. Lake Herman State ParkMadison, South Dakota
61. Walkers Point Recreation AreaMadison, South Dakota
62. Richmond Lake Recreation AreaAberdeen, South Dakota
63. Hartford Beach State ParkCorona, South Dakota
64. Pickerel Lake Recreation AreaGrenville, South Dakota
65. Fort Sisseton Historic State ParkLake City, South Dakota
66. Mina Lake Recreation AreaMina, South Dakota
67. Roy Lake State ParkLake City, South Dakota
68. Sica Hollow State ParkSisseton, South Dakota
69. Lake Hiddenwood Recreation AreaSelby, South Dakota
70. West Bend Recreation AreaHarrold, South Dakota
71. Farm Island Recreation AreaPierre, South Dakota
72. Oahe Downstream Recreation AreaFt. Pierre, South Dakota
73. Cow Creek Recreation AreaFort Pierre, South Dakota
74. Okobojo Point Recreation AreaFt. Pierre, South Dakota
75. West Whitlock Recreation AreaGettysburg, South Dakota
76. Swan Creek Recreation AreaGettysburg, South Dakota
77. Indian Creek Recreation AreaMobridge, South Dakota
78. West Pollock Recreation AreaMobridge, South Dakota
79. Llewellyn Johns Recreation AreaShadehill, South Dakota
80. Shadehill Recreation AreaShadehill, South Dakota
81. Bear Butte State ParkSturgis, South Dakota
82. Bear GulchHill City, South Dakota
83. Bismarck Lake, South Dakota
84. Comanche Park, South Dakota
85. Dutchman, South Dakota
86. Iron Creek Horse CampCuster, South Dakota
87. Oreville Campground, South Dakota
88. Sheridan North Cove Grp CgHill City, South Dakota
89. Summit Ridge Lookout CabinCuster, South Dakota
90. Whitetail, South Dakota
91. Willow Creek Horse Camp, South Dakota
92. Echo Valley Park Campground RV ParkCuster, South Dakota
93. Pectola Lake Resevoir CampgroundRapid City, South Dakota
94. Happy Holiday ResortRapid City, South Dakota