Riverside Activities

Resort Activities On The Missouri River That Make Family Vacations Unforgettable

Discover a simpler vacation destination, step outside your lodge room, cabin, or camper to where family fun meets effortless relaxation in the heart of South Dakota. We are your pre-vacation destination on your way to or from the Black Hills & Badlands. From boat rentals to lake fishing excursions and hanging out by our Tiki Bar, Cedar Shore offers so many ways to complete your South Dakota vacation experience.

Floating down the river in an inflatable boat.

River Tube Rentals

For the simplest of fun, head to the marina and rent one of our river tubes and float the day away. First-come, first-served. Available at $15 per day.

Pontoon Rentals

Cruise around the mighty Missouri with up to 12 of your friends in one of our 22-foot or 24-foot pontoon boats. Rentals start at $120 for 1 hour. Day rates available. 

Playground & Picnic Shelter

Playground is complimentary for all resort guests. First-come, first-served. For Picnic Shelter rentals, inquire with our Cedar Shore Resort Campground: 605-734-5273

A family having fun on a pontoon boat.

Roland L. Dolly Memorial Recreational Trail

Starting at Cedar Shore Resort, find a peaceful, paved shoreside walking trail to the bridge and back. Leash-trained pets welcome.

Lawn Volleyball

First-come, first-served. Available to all resort guests: Campground, River Ranch, or Hotel Rooms. Just stop by the front desk and ask for a ball, at no charge.

Tennis & Basketball Courts

First-come, first-served. Available to all resort guests: Campground, River Ranch, or Hotel Rooms. Just stop by the Cedar Shore Resort Campground Office and ask for a basketball or tennis rackets.   A child playing basketball.Three children having fun at the beach.A child smiling on a swing set.

Walleye Fishing  

On-site cleaning station. Come one, come all. Whether a first-timer or a pro, Cedar Shore Resort is your South Dakota fishing expert. Fishing Guide referrals available. Visit the marina for details. 

Gazebo Rental at Cedar Shore

Popular for weddings, but available for everyone: families, meetings, and reunions…because an effortless event along the banks of the river is not complete without it.  A couple getting married on the water.

Slip Rentals

$25/night. Available April through September. Cedar Shore Resort guests receive a $10/night discount.  

Tiki Bar

Live entertainment, all summer long! View the schedule. Relax and enjoy full-service dining & drink service, all surrounded by beautiful views of the river.

Riverview Pool

Steps away from the Tiki Bar, Waterfront Grill, and the Missouri River! Complete with an indoor sauna, whirlpool, and direct river access. Inquire about renting one of our (3) ever-popular poolside sleeping rooms. 

Riverside Yoga & Stand-Up Paddle Board Yoga

Hosted by Back 2 Bliss. View for the full schedule

Dignity Sculpture at Chamberlain

She casts a peaceful gaze across the waters of the Missouri River. During the day, the South Dakota wind brushes the diamonds in her star quilt, causing blue shades to twinkle in the sunlight. At night, she stands illuminated and strong. She is Dignity. Located just 5 miles from Cedar Shore Resort.

The beautiful outdoor patio overlooking the water.The indoor pool.A family playing a game by the water.

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