Spirit Mound Historic Prairie

Spirit Mound Historic Prairie


Location:5 miles north of Vermillion off SD 19.
Facilities:Interpretive trail (é), picnic areas, vault toilet.
Activities:Hiking, picnicking.
Special Features:Spirit Mound was one of the sites noted in the Lewis and Clark journals. Describing the view from mound's summit, Clark called the expansive treeless plain "most butifull."
Address:c/o Newton Hills State Park
28771 482nd Ave
Canton, SD 57013

Phone:605-987-2263
Web: www.sdgfp.info/parks/Regions/Heartland/SpiritMound.htm
Size: 320 acres.

See other parks in South Dakota.