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

Fri Jan 30, 2015
34th Annual Day County Farm, Home & Sport Show - National Guard Armory, Webster, South Dakota
Fri Jan 30, 2015 @07:00 -
Chicken Linens: Feed, Seed, Flour & Sugar Sacks - history and fun - SD Ag Heritage Museum, Brookings
Sat Jan 31, 2015
Brad Paisley in Concert - Swiftel Center, Brookings, SD
Sat Jan 31, 2015 @09:00 - 05:00
Living History Fair - Codington County Extension Complex, Watertown, South Dakota