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

Wed Feb 10, 2016 @09:00 - 04:00
Watertown Winter Farm Show - Codington County Extension Complex, Watertown, SD
Wed Feb 10, 2016 @07:30 -
Gidion's Knot - NSU Student Center, Aberdeen
Sat Feb 13, 2016
Hub City Radio's Winter Big Boy Toy Show - Dakota Events Center, Aberdeen
Sun Feb 14, 2016 @08:00 - 06:00
Outlaw Ice Races on Lake Brant - Shores of Shipwreck Grill, Lake Brant, Chester, SD