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“Would not recomend”

Lewis and Clark Recreation Area
Ranked #1 of 19 things to do in Yankton
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed August 1, 2010

If you are looking for a nice area to tent camp, then this is not the place for you. The Lewis & Clark Rec Area definately caters to nothing but RV'er's. In the 30 years I have been camping, this, by far, was the worst experience. I was so frustrated at the local staff that I ended up filing complaints with the South Dakota DNR. I spent my tourist dollars in Nebraska instead. Would not recommend this place.

7  Thank RichardFromKC
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Reviewed July 23, 2010

We stumbled upon this place on our trip from Omaha to the Niobrara River area. We ended up spending 2 days enjoying all the activities here. It's a beautiful area on Lewis and Clark Lake with tons of camping area and cabins. There are miles of paved bike trails which we enjoyed the first day checking everything out. There are several miles of well tree covered camping areas and cabins all with great beach access. On day two we rented a boat from the marina and a tube from DJs rentals right off the hwy next to the recreation area - this four hours touring and tubing on the lake was the highlight of our trip which included tubing the Niobrara river near Valentine. This area is definitely not advertised well enough and worth a visit.

7  Thank Bigcha
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