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Lake Sharpe, SD

US Army Corps of Engineers

Overview

Big Bend Dam, SD takes its name from the unique bend in the Missouri River 7 miles upstream from the dam. At this point in its course, the Missouri makes almost a complete loop, traveling 25 miles before returning to the "neck" where the land is not quite a mile wide. The 19 Lake Sharpe recreation areas vary from primitive to highly developed and provide opportunities for camping, boating, picnicking, and fishing.

Recreational Activities:

  • BOATING
  • CAMPING
  • ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION
  • FISHING
  • HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE
  • PICNICKING
  • PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE
  • WATER SPORTS
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING

Address:

Big Bend Project
HC 69, Box 74
Chamberlain,SD,57325-9801
Phone: (605) 245-2255

Directions:

From Sioux Falls, west on I-90 to Reliance, then north on SD 47.

Photo - Lake Sharpe
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