Contact Info
Missouri River Institute
The University of
South Dakota
414 E. Clark Street
Science Center
Vermillion, SD 57069

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of the
Sierra Club




Gavins Point

Site Information: Latitude: 42 51 31.21N Longitude: 97 33 1.22W
Located in South Dakota's Lewis and Clark Recreation Area just upstream of Gavins Point Dam.
Location 8 miles west of Yankton, SD
Access Type Boat Ramp
Restrooms Yes
Water Yes
Camping Yes
Picnic Facilities Yes
Maintained by SD Game, Fish and Parks
Trailhead Sign
Special Notes
From Yankton, SD, take Highway 52 west for 7 miles. Turn left onto Gavins Point Road and follow that to the river.