Angostura Reservoir is a water lover’s haven with breathtaking, scenic views. Offering crystal clear waters, 36 miles of shoreline, and some of the finest sandy beaches in the state, the area boasts many water sports and summer fun activities – camping, boating, fishing, and swimming.

Its strong fishery is well known for its walleye, smallmouth bass, crappie, and also supports northern pike, largemouth bass, perch and bluegill.


Angostura Recreation Area
13157 N Angostura Rd, Hot Springs, SD 57747, United States



Angostura is open year-round, 24 hours per day.


Daily – $6 per vehicle

Annual – $30 first vehicle, $15 for the second vehicle, and $65 for a transferable license. 

Campsite (Electrical) – $21 per night.

Campsite (Non-Electrical) – $17 per night.

Cabins – $45 per night. 


Contact Details

Phone: +1 605-745-6996


Official Website: Angostura Recreation Area


Area Attractions

Suggested Equipment for Angostura Recreation Area:


The following activities within the park should be done with utmost caution. Make sure that you have the proper protective gear and equipment necessary to make your adventures safe and accident-free. We advise you to read the TIPS underneath each activity to serve as a guide on what you may need to bring in order to enjoy your stay fully.

Activities & Tips


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