• An explosion of light as the sun strikes the waters of the Missouri National Recreational River

    Missouri

    National Recreational River SD,NE

Contact Public Affairs

For media inquiries and questions concerning park policies, please contact the park superintendent:

Steven Mietz
Phone #: 605-665-0209
Fax #: 605-665-4183

Inquiries can be mailed to:
Superintendent
Missouri National Recreational River
508 East 2nd Street
Yankton, SD 57078

Did You Know?

Missouri River Delta at Lewis & Clark Lake

Before the 1950s, the Missouri River carried an average of roughly 140 million tons of sediment per year past Yankton. After closure of the dams in the 1960s, an average of roughly 4 million tons per year moved past the same location.