Fishing At Shadehill Reservoir
AKA: Shadehill Lake
What to fish for...
Fishing for smallmouth bass, channel catfish, walleye, bluegill, yellow perch and northern pike at Shadehill Reservoir in South Dakota.
Walleye, pike and bass generate most of the excitement for fishing enthusiasts at Shadehill Reservoir. a 5,100-acre lake in the northwest part of the state, at Summerville. But don't overlook the yellow perch, bluegill and catfish. Boating access is offered at two locations, the boat landing at Shadehill State Recreation Area and the boat launch ramp at Hugh Glass State Lakeside Use Area. The lake is fed by both the North Fork and South Fork of the Grand River and has over sixty miles of shoreline. Anglers wishing to fish from the bank will have a multitude of options, including at the campgrounds as well as many places around the lake where roads offer access.
Primary fish species residing in Shadehill Reservoir
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Shadehill Reservoir Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Hugh Glass State Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, east side, off Hugh Glass Road, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and gravel parking.
Shadehill State Recreation Area Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, on the north side of the lake, off N Cabin Road, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and gravel parking.
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Shadehill State Recreation Area Campground - 605 374-5114
Shadehill Grove RV Park & Bait Shop - 605 374-4146
Shadehill Reservoir SD Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Shadehill State Recreation Area
19150 Summerville Rd
Shadehill, SD 57638
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Shadehill Reservoir in SD
General Fishing Info
Fishing for walleye, pike and bass in northwest SD.