Parks & Recreation Areas

Community Parks and Recreation in Yankton, SD

Parks & Recreation Areas in Yankton

Gorgeous scenery and numerous amenities make it easy to stay entertained and active in Yankton.

Picnic Shelters

Yankton has several picnic shelters that can be reserved for your special occasion. Shelters are in Riverside Park, Fantle Memorial Park, Sertoma Park, Westside Park and Tripp Park. To reserve, call (605) 668-5231 or visit www.cityofyankton.org.

Lewis & Clark Recreation Area, Pierson Ranch Recreation Area and Chief White Crane Recreation Area have multiple shelters that can be reserved for your special occasion. To reserve, call (605) 668-2985.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers also offer multiple outlooks and shelters. To reserve, call (402) 667-2546.

See sizes and specifics for each of the shelters in Yankton.

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Yankton Municipal Cemetery

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Est. 1868 – 15.25 acres, first burial in 1876. Many prominent figures from Yankton’s history are buried at the Cemetery, including General Custer’s bandleader, several Territorial […]

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Westside Park

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Est. 1883 – 10.5 acres, picnic shelter, play structures, lighted pedestrian trails, public restrooms, ADA accessible, kid’s fishing pond with duck and geese, lighted skateboard park, […]

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Water Works

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6 acres, USS Scorpion monument, Meridian Bridge, Riverside Park trailhead, green space lighted pedestrian trails and ADA accessible. Location 8th Street and Broadway Avenue  

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Tripp Park

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Est. 1912 – 2 acres, picnic shelter, lighted pedestrian trails, green space, public restrooms, outdoor ice rink (weather permitting) and ADA accessible. Location 8th Street and […]

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Rotary Nature Area

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Est. 2002 – 5.5 acres, lighted pedestrian trails, native grasses and flowers and outdoor classroom structure. ADA accessible. Location 7th Street and Burleigh Street    

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Yankton High School and Summit Activities Center

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-2 Gymnasiums (6 Basketball/Volleyball Courts) -Main gym seats approximately 3,400 -Indoor Pool -Football Fields -Soccer Fields -Softball Fields (2) with seating available -Tennis Courts (8) with […]

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Sertoma Park

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-Outdoor Hockey Rink -Football Field -Baseball/Softball Fields (6) with seating available Location 15th Street and Ferdig Avenue www.cityofyankton.org/departments-services/parks-recreation/yankton-parks Contact (605) 668-5234      

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Riverside Park

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-Riverside Park Baseball Stadium with seating available -Riverside Park Softball Field with seating available Location Levee Street and Pearl Street www.cityofyankton.org/departments-services/parks-recreation/yankton-parks Contact (605) 668-5234     […]

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Ridgeway Park

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Est. 2003 – 1.4 acres, play structures, basketball court, green space, ADA accessible and picnic shelter. Location 29th Street and Ruth Street www.cityofyankton.org/departments-services/parks-recreation/yankton-parks Contact (605) 665-3182 […]

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Morgen

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Est. 1978 – 3 acres, baseball/softball field, green space, play structures and lighted pedestrian trails. Location 11th Street and Green Street    

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