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Enjoy Rapid City's Man-Made Lakes


Seventeen area 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

  
Canoeing
  
Kayaking

Tubing

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CANYON LAKE

Boat Launch
       (non-motorized)
Canoeing
  
Kayaking

Paddle Boating

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Black Hills Area Lakes


 

DEERFIELD LAKE

Boat Launch
  
Canoeing
  
Kayaking

No Wake Lake
 


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HORSETHIEF LAKE

Canoeing

Kayaking

No Wake Lake



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PACTOLA LAKE

Canoeing

Boat Launch

Kayaking

Boating

Beaches


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SHERIDAN LAKE

Canoeing

Boat Launch

Kayaking

Boating

Beaches


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