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Memorial Park Campground

Memorial Park Campground is a family-friendly RV campground in the eastern part of South Dakota, near Huron. It is approximately one hour's drive north of the city of Mitchell, and about two hours' drive away from Sioux Falls. The campground is part of Memorial Park, which is nestled on the shore of the James River, and walking distance from Ravine Park and Ravine Park Lake. Memorial Park Campground is a great place to park your Huron RV rental if you want to enjoy beautiful surroundings and go fishing and boating every day.The campsites at Memorial Park Campground are available with full hookups, pull-through layouts, and so much more. The sites are surrounded by trees and have lovely views with easy river access. There is a cell signal, a picnicking area with tables and grills, and a lot of space for kids to run and play. Pets are allowed, and you can use the park's walking trails to walk your furry friends, but they must be kept on a leash. If you need to go shopping, you can walk to the city or drive for only a few minutes to reach grocery stores, gift shops, and restaurants.The regional airport is just a short drive away, and the park is easily accessible from US-14. Book an RV in Beadle County, grab a campsite at Memorial Park Campground, and some of the activities you can enjoy include golfing, boating, swimming, and horseback riding. The park is a quiet and relaxing place where you can take long walks, or sit by the river and enjoy the view.



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Camping with an RV

Have you ever wanted to sleep at the foot of a mountain or wake up to the sound of the ocean’s waves gently crashing on the shore? When on a road trip, do you like to stop at every weird and wonderful roadside attraction? Do you ever just want to take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and get out into the great outdoors? Then renting an RV is definitely for you.

Camping in an RV allows you to adventure on your terms. Whether you’re looking to bond over an open fire with family and friends or you just want to get away for a while, there’s no better way to do it than from behind the wheel of an RV.

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After your trip, return the RV to the owner on the same condition you recieved it.

The Great Outdoors

Lake Cochrane State Recreation Area is located about two hours' drive east of the RV campground. It is a popular camping, swimming, and boating destination in the area, with a lot of outdoor recreational opportunities. The park is located between two lakes, Lake Cochrane and Lake Oliver, and it has a beautiful beach perfect for relaxing, swimming, boating, and more. Some of the other activities you can enjoy here include basketball, fishing, golfing, and jet skiing. Walk around the park or go on a bike ride to see all the beautiful farmlands nearby.Oakwood Lakes State Park is one of the most beautiful natural parks in this part of the state, located between glacial lakes. The park is open year-round and has a lot of activities to offer during all four seasons. In the summertime, you can enjoy swimming, fishing, boating, hiking, and more. However, winter also allows for some outdoor fun, with ice fishing, cross-country skiing, and more. There are many gorgeous picnicking areas within the park where you can relax and have lunch.Sica Hollow State Park is a scenic natural area north of Memorial Park Campground. The name of the park translates to "evil" in the Dakota language, referring to the site's red-colored bogs and rivers. The park has wonderful areas with waterfalls and streams, fields with wildflowers, and more. Here you can enjoy horseback riding, photography, bird watching, or hiking. The park is open year-round, and you can also camp here or explore historical locations.

Exploring the City

Dakotaland Museum is located in Huron, and it is a fascinating historical museum where you can learn a lot about local history and residents. The museum offers guided educational tours, or you can explore on your own and see a lot of Depression-era memorabilia, Native American artifacts, pioneer photos, documents, newspapers, maps, and more. Other historical locations near the museum are The Pyle House Museum, a 19th-century Victorian home that belonged to the Pyle family, and The Centennial Stone Church, which is still in use, although it was built in the 19th century.Ingalls Homestead is an interactive historical museum where you can participate in various activities and learn about pioneer life on the prairie. You can drive a covered wagon, go to a class in the schoolhouse, learn hay twisting and wheat grinding, and so much more. You can also see a pony cart, corn cob doll, and various tools, among other things. This can be a half-day or a full-day visit with your family, and when you've completed your tour, you can also explore the small town of De Smet, where the museum is located.Mitchell Prehistoric Indian Village is one of the most entertaining locations for little explorers. This is the only archaeological site open to the public in South Dakota, and it has a very educational and interesting museum with engaging programs that your kids will enjoy. You can see the site, visit the museum, or try looking for new discoveries. While here, you can also visit Audrey’s Garden, where you can see about 36 species of butterflies.


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Questions about RVs?

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What type of RV should I choose?

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Start by determining how many people are planning to travel with you. Going on a solo-journey? Choose a camper van or a teardrop trailer. Bringing the whole family along for the ride? Consider a spacious Class A or five-wheel.

You’ll also want to consider amenities. For example, if you’re planning to cook on the road, you’ll want a kitchenette. If your campground doesn’t have public restrooms, you’ll want to search RVs with bathrooms. Check out full descriptions of our models to help you decide here.


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Do the RVs have bathrooms?

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Yes. Class A’s, Class B’s, and Class C’s and five-Wheels typically have bathrooms. Depending on where you plan on camping, you’ll want to double-check the availability of restrooms if selecting a rig without a bathroom. Nervous about renting an RV with a bathroom? Owners can help show you how to clean the tank or will offer to do it for you for a fee.


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How does check-in work?

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Once an Owner approves your RV reservation, you can coordinate a time to pick up your rig or have it delivered to your doorstep or campsite. At that point, the owner will do a key exchange with you and walk you through the RV and answer any questions you might have.