Kayaking

Kayaking day on the waters of Pactola lake is both tranquil and refreshing. 

Outdoor Fun

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.

Scuba Diving

Clearest water in the Black Hills, Cool, Crisp, Clean water. See Diving map

Cliff Diving

Famous Jenny Gulch & Alcatraz Cliff Diving

Bicycling & Hiking

Water Skiing

Skiers come from all over to enjoy the crisp clean water fun.

Wild Life

A Multitude of wild animals live at Pactola, Watch out for our poisonous Rattle Snake.

Family Reunions

Group Areas Make for fun Family Celebrations, Parties & Reunions

Boats & Pontoons

Speed Boats, Ski Boats, Sail Boats, Fish Boats

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.

Enjoy endless miles of biking & hiking in the Black Hills Area, you can start at our favorite Ospreys Trail at Pactola Lake.

Pactola Lake

30/May/2015 High water Pics

Pactola Point, Day Use Area,

Swimming, Picnic Area