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Rocky Point Recreation Area

Rocky Point

Rocky Point Recreation Area is located on the 8,000-acre Belle Fourche Reservoir. The reservior was created in 1911, when Orman Dam was constructed to store water for agricultural use. At the time of its completion, Orman Dam was the largest earthen dam in the world. In 1989, Orman Dam was designated a National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark.

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DOT Road Report

Rocky Point Recreation Area

18513 Fisherman's Road
Belle Fourche, SD 57717

GPS Coordinates

Lat: 44.709229
Long: -103.71253


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Nature Day Camps

Lodging Info

Facilities / Services

  • Beach
  • Boat Ramp
  • Campground
  • Camping cabins
  • Drinking water
  • Dump station
  • Electric campsites
  • Fish cleaning station
  • Fishing pole checkout
  • Flush toilets/showers
  • Game checkout
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Playground
  • Vault toilets


Fishing License Required

  • Walleye
  • Yellow Perch
  • Channel Catfish
  • Black Crappie
  • Smallmouth Bass
  • White Bass
  • Tigermuskie

ADA / Accessible

  • Camping Site (6E, 40E, 61E)
  • Picnic shelters

Park Specs


Western South Dakota: 8 miles east of Belle Fourche off SD Hwy 212


Location Map
Campground map
Walking map

Area Attractions

Nearest Town

Belle Fourche


Camping fees are subject to sales tax.

Park entrance license required year-round


Camping Cabins: