Oakwood Lakes State Park Disc Golf Course

Oakwood Lakes State Park Nature Trail Disc Golf Course map

Oakwood Lakes State Park Nature Trail Disc Golf Course is a 0.5 mile (one way) 9-hole course on rolling hills. If you don’t have a frisbee, it’s not a problem. The park entrance booth has discs available to check out free of charge on a first-come basis.

Nestled among eight connecting glacial lakes, this park provides a never-ending variety of activities throughout the year, from hiking and swimming, to ice fishing and cross-country skiing. Shaded campgrounds and picnic areas complement the park's excellent swimming and boating facilities.

The park was once used as a summer camp and an annual gathering spot for American Indians. Later, Samuel Mortimer arrived in 1869 and built the log cabin that still stands at the park. The visitor center showcases an archeology display of items found in the area.

Track an adventure here
Oakwood Lakes State Park Nature Trail Disc Golf Course sticker

Location Details

Recreational Features: Disc Golf, Camping
Amenities: Restrooms, Visitor Center
ADA Compliant:
Seasonality: Open all year
two children playing near the basket for hole 8
informational kiosk for the course
3 mean standing at the starting point for a hole on the course
young girl preparing to throw a disc
group of teenagers with discs

Adventures for Oakwood Lakes State Park Disc Golf Course

Oakwood Lakes Bird Scorecard brochure
Disc Golf

Oakwood Lakes Bird Scorecard

Trail length:
0.50 miles
Whether in good shots or in actual birds, it's always good to see as many "Birdies" as possible during your round of disc golf. The "Birdies" scorecard/field-guide was designed to help players identify some of the more common birds found here. How many "Birdies" will you see during your round today?
Oakwood Lakes Tree Scorecard brochure
Disc Golf

Oakwood Lakes Tree Scorecard

Trail length:
0.50 miles
When disc golfers hit a tree with their disc and get a favorable bounce, they call that “Tree Love.” Use the pictures on this scorecard to identify a few of the trees found here. Every time you hit a tree with your frisbee, take a second to try to identify it. Look at its bark, leaf shape and other identifying features. Soon, identifying trees will be as easy as making a five foot putt.

Directions

20247 Oakwood Drive
Bruce, SD 57220
Latitude: 44.430861800000
Longitude: -96.995668100000

Oakwood Lakes State Park is 10 miles northwest of Volga off of US Highway 14. Please see the South Dakota State Parks Department map.

Partners

The TRACK Trail program is sponsored by the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation.

The Oakwood Lakes State Park Nature Trail Disc Golf Course was made possible through partnerships formed between the Kids in Parks program and the South Dakota State Parks Department, with funds provided by South Dakota Department of Health, Healthy South Dakota Program