Pactola Campground

  • Multitude of Recreational Opportunities

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    This campground is nestled in the pine trees along the south shore of Pactola Reservoir, offering guests lake views and access to a multitude of recreational opportunities both on land and water. Pactola Visitor Center is located in close proximity to the campground, providing opportunities for conservation education and information to visitors.

  • Pactola Campground Reservations

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    Visit to make your campground reservation.

  • Pactola Campground Layout

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    See the layout of the campground to find your perfect camping site.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Pactola Campground closes each year during the Off Season.

General Information


To access the Pactola Campground from Rapid City, travel west on State Highway 44 for 15 miles. Turn left, or south, onto US Highway 385 and travel two miles to Custer Gulch Road. Turn right, or west, onto Custer Gulch Road and travel two miles.

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