Oahe Dam, SD takes its name from the Oahe Indian Mission established among the Lakota Sioux Indians in 1874. Lake Oahe extends from Pierre, SD to Bismarck, ND. The lake is 231 miles long, and has 2,250 miles of shoreline. The 51 recreation areas located around the reservoir offer camping, picnicking, fishing, hunting, boating, water skiing, swimming, bird watching, hiking, biking, and photography opportunities.
From Pierre, 8 miles north on SD 1804.
28563 Powerhouse Road Pierre, SD 57501-6174
Auto Touring Boating Historic & Cultural Site Camping Fishing Hiking Off Highway Vehicle Picnicking Water Sports Wildlife Viewing Playground Park Specialized Sport Site Other Recreation Concession Site Hotel/lodge/resort Privately Owned Environmental Education
USACE - US Army Corps of Engineers