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Camping Grounds Mitchell SD

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R & R Campground
(605) 996-8895
1700 S Burr St
Mitchell, SD
 
Dakota Campground
(605) 996-9432
1800 W Spruce Ave
Mitchell, SD
 
Shady Grove Campground
(605) 249-2250
610 N Main St
White Lake, SD
 
Trout Haven Campgrounds
(605) 341-4440
Highway 385
Deadwood, SD
 
Hart Ranch Camping Resort
(800) 421-7116, (605) 399-2582
23756 Arena Drive
Rapid City, SD
Number of Sites
466 Total Camp/RV Sites,466 Electric and Water,400 Full Hookups,45 Max RV Length,71 Rental Units,71 Total Rental Units,
Amenities
Cable TV,Dump Station,Fenced Pet Area,Handicapped Restroom Facilities,Ice,Ice Cream Shop,Internet Access at Specific Locations in Park,Laundry,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Propane,Religious Services,Restaurant,RV Service/Repair,Snack Bar,Store,Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Arcade,Game room,Basket Ball,Beach Volleyball,Bike Rentals,Exercise Facilities,Golf Carts,Horse Shoes,Hot Tub,Mini Golf,Nature Trails,Picnic Area,Planned Activities,Playground,Shuffleboard,Swimming Pool,Tennis,

Famil-e-fun Campgrounds
(605) 996-8983
25473 403rd Ave
Mitchell, SD
 
Spokane Creek Campground
(800) 421-7116, (605) 666-4609
24631 Iron Mountain Road
Keystone, SD
Number of Sites
63 Total Camp/RV Sites,9 20 Amp Service,27 30 Amp Service,63 Electric and Water,8 Full Hookups,50 Max RV Length,8 Pull-Thru Sites,14 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Boating,Canoe Rentals,Kayak Rentals,Marina,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Swimming Pool,

Kadoka Kampground
(605) 837-2243
702 Bayberry St W
Kadoka, SD
 
Horse Thief Resort
(800) 421-7116, (605) 574-2668
24391 Highway 87
Hill City, SD
Number of Sites
130 Total Camp/RV Sites,63 30 Amp Service,6 50 Amp Service,130 Electric and Water,6 Electric Only,32 Full Hookups,45 Max RV Length,31 Pull-Thru Sites,46 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Biking Trails,Hiking Trails,Marina,Nature Trails,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,

Rapid City KOA Kampground
(605) 348-2111
3010 E Highway 44
Rapid City, SD
 

Campsite Courtesy



"The highest compliment anybody can pay you occurs when he arrives at a campsite the day after you left it and wonders whether anyone's camped there recently," says Les. "Your objective should be to leave it much as it was when you got there, if not better."

According to Les, the first and foremost campsite rule is to leave no sign of human waste. He recommends using a shovel to dig a small hole, then using the shovel to properly cover any fecal matter and toilet tissue. It's disgusting to think about, but Les says he's seen more than one campsite ruined in this regard by discourteous campers.

When it comes to other kinds of refuse, he notes, "If you can pack it in, pack it out."Don't leave trash behind, even if it's not yours.

When pitching camp, Les says to make sure you're back a minimum of 200 feet from water and trails. "A water source is your prime requirement," he says of site selection. But, he adds, proximity to water often means boggy ground. To avoid damaging the area, look for a sandy or rocky strip of beach to use as water access.

Les also recommends that you check with jurisdiction authorities to determine current fire regulations. If your campsite has a pre-established fire pit, don't make a new one. If you're in an area that's never had a fire pit before, asbestos cloths made for such use helps protect the ground. When gathering fuel for your fire, use only dead and downed timber.

"We're really strong proponents of leave-no-trace camping,...

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