Explore Our Glacial Lakes & Prairies

Formed by the glaciers receding to the north over 20,000 years ago, this area of South Dakota is unique in its variety of family attractions, festivals, scenery, parks, hunting, fishing, outdoor activities and history.

From Aberdeen to Watertown, Brookings to Huron and Milbank to DeSmet, the Glacial Lakes and Prairies Region covers a broad and beautiful stretch of South Dakota. It doesn't matter if you're planning a family vacation to Big Stone Lake, a hunting trip to Redfield or a fishing getaway near Waubay, this website provides the information you need.  Take the back roads during your next South Dakota family vacation!

Click on the links below to learn more about the Glacial Lakes & Prairies Region of northeastern South Dakota.


Calendar of Events

Sat Dec 20, 2014
Santa Visits Wessington Springs - Wessington Springs, SD
Sat Dec 20, 2014 @11:00 - 01:00
Wessington Springs Chili & Pie Feed - Our Saviors Lutheran Church, Wessington Springs, South Dakota
Sat Dec 20, 2014 @01:00 - 05:00
2014 James Valley Model Railroad Open House - Old Milwaukee Railroad Depot, Aberdeen, SD
Wed Dec 31, 2014
New Years Eve Bash - Royal River Casino & Hotel, Flandreau