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Pactola Lake, South Dakota

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  • This lake is beautiful. Clear and blue. The water is a bit cool, but refreshing on a hot day. They allow recreational boats on this lake. The beach is a bit rocky, so bring sandals or shoes. Day pass ...  more »
  • It's beautiful. Nearby trails offer some great hikes and scenic views. Trails include rockslides and some cool manmade tunnels you hike through.  more »
  • This is one of the most beautiful places in the black hills and reach this while going from Keystone to Spearfish going through the scenic route. The route all along is excellent with a number of beau...  more »
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