Settlers Canoe Access

Settlers Canoe Access

This 1.5 acre area is located along the roadway just a quarter mile north of Fairview, SD and the bank of the Big Sioux River.  There is a small boat ramp for access of the Big Sioux River for access of canoes/kayaks and small motored boats.  One can also fish the river from the shore at this location.​


0.25 mi North of Fairview, South Dakota
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  • Bird Watching
  • Boat Ramp Access to the Big Sioux River
  • Boating (river)
  • Canoe/Kayak access to the River
  • Fishing
  • Hiking- blaze your own trail
  • Picnicking
  • Winter Activities

Operating Hours & Seasons

Open daily 7 am- 10:30 pm.