Lake and Pond Fishing

Fishing is allowed on all lakes in the Black Hills National Forest. The three largest areas on the Forest are Pactola Reservoir, Deerfield Reservoir and Sheridan Lake.  Smaller lakes include Roubaix Lake, Horsethief Lake, Dalton Lake and Lakota Lake.

Lake and Pond Fishing Areas

  • Central Hills - Rapid City
  • Deerfield Reservoir Complex
  • Pactola Reservoir Complex
  • Jenney Gulch Picnic Area Fishing Access
  • Veterans Point Fishing Pier
  • Sheridan Lake Complex
  • Northern Hills-Spearfish
  • Dalton Lake
  • Roubaix Lake
  • Spearfish Canyon
  • Yates Pond
  • Strawberry Recreation Site
  • Northwestern Hills - Sundance
  • Cook Lake Recreation Area
  • Southern Hills - Custer
  • Bismark Lake
  • Horsethief Lake
  • Horsethief Lake Day Use Site
  • Lakota Lake

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities