Oahe Dam Downstream Fort Pierre Trail

South Dakota

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Oahe Dam Downstream Fort Pierre Trail Facts

States: South Dakota
Counties: Stanley
Length: 4.2 miles
Trail end points: Oahe Downstream Recreation Area, near Power House Rd and SR 1806 and Skerrols St between Port Charlotte Ave and Caol-Ila Ct
Trail surfaces: Asphalt, Concrete
Trail category: Rail-Trail
ID: 10564848
Trail activities: Bike, Wheelchair Accessible

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Oahe Dam Downstream Fort Pierre Trail Description

The Oahe Dam Downstream Fort Pierre Trail begins at Oahe Downstream Recreation Area, a state park located under the Oahe Dam on the Missouri River. The park is known for its bald eagles and butterflies, and is a popular place for camping, boating, and fishing. Most of the trail passes through farmland and prairie. The trail ends on the outskirts of Fort Pierre. The Riverfront Trail which starts a few blocks east, allows bicyclists to cross the Missouri River into Pierre.

Parking and Trail Access

Parking is available near the Powwow Grounds in Oahe Downstream Recreation Area. From SR 1806, turn onto Power House Rd, then take the first right.

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