Note: You are viewing this in a printer-friendly format. Switch to normal view.

Rapid City Vacations What To Do Outdoor Recreation Water Sports

Water Sports
Water Sports in Rapid City and the Black Hills
WATER SPORTS IN RAPID CITY AND THE BLACK HILLS

Enjoy Rapid City's Man-Made Lakes


Fourteen man-made lakes provide boat launching, water skiing, sailing, paddle boating, canoeing, wind-surfing and scuba diving. Swimming in the crystal-clear water offers a refreshing and invigorating experience that you’ll never forget. Rentals can be found throughout the city. There is a never ending list of places to "explore" in the Black Hills.

 

Rapid City Area Lakes and Creeks


 

Rapid Creek

 
Yes, this park has this activity. Canoeing
 
Yes, this park has this activity. Kayaking

Yes, this park has this activity. Tubing
 


For more information
 

View Larger Map
 
 

Canyon Lake

Yes, this park has this activity. Boat Launch
       (non-motorized)
Yes, this park has this activity. Canoeing
 
Yes, this park has this activity. Kayaking

Yes, this park has this activity. Paddle Boating



For more information

View Larger Map
 


Black Hills Area Lakes


 

Deerfield Lake

Yes, this park has this activity. Boat Launch
 
Yes, this park has this activity. Canoeing
 
Yes, this park has this activity. Kayaking

Yes, this park has this activity. No Wake Lake
 


For more information
 

View Larger Map
 
 

Horsethief Lake

Yes, this park has this activity. Canoeing

Yes, this park has this activity. Kayaking

Yes, this park has this activity. No Wake Lake



For more information

 

View Larger Map


Pactola Lake

Yes, this park has this activity. Canoeing

Yes, this park has this activity. Boat Launch

Yes, this park has this activity. Kayaking

Yes, this park has this activity. Boating

Yes, this park has this activity. Beaches


For more information

View Larger Map


Sheridan Lake

Yes, this park has this activity. Canoeing

Yes, this park has this activity. Boat Launch

Yes, this park has this activity. Kayaking

Yes, this park has this activity. Boating

Yes, this park has this activity. Beaches


For more information

View Larger Map