Jamestown Reservoir Facilities

food nearby lodging nearby campground primitive campsites public facilities swimming boatramp available canoeing license required

Contact (701) 252-1183 for more information. Two miles north of Jamestown modern campground, concession, boat rental, primitive camping. Public use area open 7 days a week. Overnight camping, water, and electric hookups. Available species include pike, walleye, crappie, bluegill, small mouth bass, muskie, and bullhead.

Jamestown Reservoir
Pick-Sloan MBP
     
Cooperator
(managing entity)
Stutsman County
Park Board
 
  Jamestown ND 58401  
     
     
Land Area (acres) Total 2492
  Developed Public Use 210
  Undeveloped 2042
Water Surface (acres) Total 2095
  Available for Recreation 2095
Shoreline (miles) Total 45
  Available for Recreation 45
Fees Area Entrance no
  Campgrounds yes
  Picnic Areas no
  Boat Launch Facilities no
  Parking no
  Other none
Facilities (number) Campgrounds 2
  Campsites 335
  Tent Only Campsites 225
  RV Hookups 110
  Mobile Home Parks 0
  Mobile Home Sites 0
  Camp Shower Facilities yes
  Picnic Areas 8
  Picnic Tables 155
  Picnic Shelters 7
  Swimming Beaches 2
  Swim Shower Facilities no
  Boat Launch Ramps 5
  Boat Launch Lanes 5
  Mooring Buoys 6
  Slip Mooring Spaces 0
  Concessions 2
Potable Water Campgrounds 3
  Picnic Areas 5
  Other Locations 2
Toilets Campgrounds 18
  Picnic Areas 6
  Other Locations 6
Sanitary Stations Trailer / RV 2
  Boat 0

James Diversion Dam Facilities

public facilities Boatramp available swimming canoeing license required

Managed by the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks, State Fairgrounds, P.O. Box 915, Huron, SD 57350: (605) 353-7145. Located 17 miles north of Huron. Public-use area, picnic area, and boating. Available species include crappie, catfish, and walleye. Open year-round.

  James Diversion Reservoir  
  Pick-Sloan MBP  
     
Cooperator
(managing entity)
South Dakota Department of
Fish and Parks
 
  Pierre SD 57501  
     
     
Land Area (acres) Total 521
  Developed Public Use 10
  Undeveloped 144
Water Surface (acres) Total 960
  Available for Recreation 960
Shoreline (miles) Total 85
  Available for Recreation 85
Fees Area Entrance no
  Campgrounds no
  Picnic Areas no
  Boat Launch Facilities no
  Parking no
  Other none
Facilities (number) Campgrounds 0
  Campsites 0
  Tent Only Campsites 0
  RV Hookups 0
  Mobile Home Parks 0
  Mobile Home Sites 0
  Camp Shower Facilities no
  Picnic Areas 1
  Picnic Tables 2
  Picnic Shelters 0
  Swimming Beaches 0
  Swim Shower Facilities no
  Boat Launch Ramps 2
  Boat Launch Lanes 2
  Mooring Buoys 0
  Slip Mooring Spaces 0
  Concessions 0
Potable Water Campgrounds 0
  Picnic Areas 0
  Other Locations 0
Toilets Campgrounds 0
  Picnic Areas 1
  Other Locations 1
Sanitary Stations Trailer / RV 0
  Boat 0

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