Stockade Lake | Black Hills & Badlands - South Dakota
  • Stockade Lake
    Stockade Lake

    The largest of Custer State Park's five lakes boasts the most options for campers and boaters

  • Stockade Lake
    Stockade Lake

    The largest of Custer State Park's five lakes boasts the most options for campers and boaters

  • Stockade Lake
    Stockade Lake

    The largest of Custer State Park's five lakes boasts the most options for campers and boaters

Stockade Lake is the largest of Custer State Park's five lakes and boasts the most amenities for campers with three campground areas that between them, can accommodate any size camping option from large RV to tent camping to those looking for a camping cabin. Stockade is also the only lake in Custer State Park that allows all boats. 

This beautiful lake also has a swimming beach, hiking trail, playground, group area and fishing. Stockade Lake also sits near some historical Black Hills points-of-interest and campers will find nearby the Gordon Stockade and the site of the first gold discovery in the Black Hills.