Camping Reservations Are Open at SD State Parks

As the weather warms up, everyone is looking to get outside.  Even though reservations at South Dakota parks are running behind expectations, officials hope the warm weather will change that. 

Jeff Van Meeteren, Director of the Division of Parks and Recreation for the Department of Game, Fish and Parks told the GF&P Commission last week that activity in the parks is picking Up

Van Meeteren talked about the facilities in state parks 

Now that the weather is warming up, Van Meeteren says they expect reservations to pick up

Van Meeteren told the commission they were about eight percent behind their revenue budget for the year.    

There are 2 State Parks in the Madison area where you can make your camping reservations or just get out and enjoy nature, Lake Herman State Park & Walker’s Point Recreation area.