Heart Butte Reservoir

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

Managed by the Bureau of Reclamation, Box 1017, Bismarck, ND 58502; (701) 250-4592. Fifteen miles south of Glen Ullin on Hwy. 49; barrier-free access along highway. Six primitive campgraounds with wells and vault toilets. Available species include crappie, walleye, catfish, perch, white bass, pike, bluegill, large and small mouth bass. Open 24 hours a day, 7 days per week. Bait, food, camping supplies, and gas concessions open Memorial day through Labor Day.

Lake Tschida
Pick-Sloan MBP
(managing entity)
Bureau of Reclamation
P O Box 1017
Bismarck ND 58502
Land Area (acres) Total 7361
  Developed Public Use 323
  Undeveloped 6291
Water Surface (acres) Total 3397
  Available for Recreation 3397
Shoreline (miles) Total 55
  Available for Recreation 55
Fees Area Entrance no
  Campgrounds no
  Picnic Areas no
  Boat Launch Facilities no
  Parking no
  Other no
Facilities (number) Campgrounds 7
  Campsites 420
  Tent Only Campsites 250
  RV Hookups 0
  Mobile Home Parks 0
  Mobile Home Sites 0
  Camp Shower Facilities no
  Picnic Areas 10
  Picnic Tables 150
  Picnic Shelters 17
  Swimming Beaches 1
  Swim Shower Facilities no
  Boat Launch Ramps 10
  Boat Launch Lanes 13
  Mooring Buoys 0
  Slip Mooring Spaces 0
  Concessions 1
Potable Water Campgrounds 5
  Picnic Areas 1
  Other Locations 4
Toilets Campgrounds 18
  Picnic Areas 1
  Other Locations 0
Sanitary Stations Trailer / RV 1
  Boat 0

For more information visit the North Dakota Recreation page.

Last Updated: 5/28/15