Pactola is a place to enjoy life. The lake sets within the backdrop of the Black Hills of South Dakota. Outdoor fun is in every direction.
A Multitude of wild animals live at Pactola, Watch out for our poisonous Rattle Snake.
Group Areas Make for fun Family Celebrations,
Parties & Reunions
Famous Jenny Gulch & Alcatraz Cliff Diving
Pactola Point, Day Use Area,
Swimming, Picnic Area
Speed Boats, Ski Boats, Sail Boats, Fish Boats
Clearest water in the Black Hills, Cool, Crisp, Clean water. See Diving map
Enjoy endless miles of biking & hiking in the Black Hills Area, you can start at our favorite Ospreys Trail at Pactola Lake.
Skiers come from all over to enjoy the crisp clean water fun.
Kayaking day on the waters of Pactola lake
is both tranquil and refreshing.
Whether you're 18 or 88, a day on the lake will make you feel like a kid. Spend a day with us, and enjoy memories for years to come.