Hike To An Emerald Lake On The Easy Pactola Lake Trail In South Dakota

South Dakota may not be considered to be one of the best places for water sports in the country, but those who say that have obviously never visited the Mount Rushmore State and experienced our diverse bodies of water and various recreational opportunities! While there is no shortage of lakes and streams to choose from, our favorite one of all may just be this pristinely emerald South Dakota lake:

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Address: Pactola Lake, West Pennington, SD 57702, USA

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