Angostura Recreation Area | Black Hills & Badlands - South Dakota

Angostura Recreation Area

  • Angostura Recreation Area
    Angostura Recreation Area
  • Angostura Recreation Area
    Angostura Recreation Area
  • Angostura Recreation Area
    Angostura Recreation Area
  • Angostura Recreation Area
    Angostura Recreation Area
  • Angostura Recreation Area
    Angostura Recreation Area
  • Angostura Recreation Area
    Angostura Recreation Area
13157 N Angostura Rd.
Hot Springs, SD
(605) 745-6996

Angostura Reservoir is a water-lover's haven with breathtaking, scenic views. Offering crystal clear waters, 36 miles of shoreline, and some of the finest sandy beaches in the state, the area boasts many water sports and summer fun activities - camping, boating, fishing, and swimming.

Breakers Beach

Visitors and locals enyoy fishing for walleye, smallmouth bass, crappie, and also supports northern pike, largemouth bass, perch and bluegill.

Angostura is one of the few large reservoirs in western South Dakota. The dam was built in 1949 by the Bureau of Reclamation across the Cheyenne River for irrigation purposes.

The average depth of this reservoir is 29 feet and the deepest portion of the pool is 75 feet deep when full. The lake's average summer temperature is 66 degrees F.

Hours: 

Open Year-round!

Directions: 

We are located in the Southern Black Hills.

10 miles southeast of Hot Springs off US Hwy 385/18 - Not far from the Nebraska state line.

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