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Powerhouse tours, camping and day use at Garrison Dam and Lake Sakakawea

Published May 3, 2013
The East Totten Trail Campground is among the several public recreation areas on Lake Sakakawea near Riverdale, N.D.

The East Totten Trail Campground is among the several public recreation areas on Lake Sakakawea near Riverdale, N.D.

Garrison Dam near Riverdale, N.D. Lake Sakakawea, formed by the Garrison Dam is the third largest reservoir in the United States.

Garrison Dam near Riverdale, N.D. Lake Sakakawea, formed by the Garrison Dam is the third largest reservoir in the United States.

RIVERDALE, N.D. - A new schedule is available for Powerhouse tours, campground opening dates and camping fees for the 2013 recreation season.

Powerhouse Tours

Walk-in Tours will take place Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend.  They will be conducted every Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. Tours for large groups can be arranged by calling 701-654-7758.

Camping and Day Use Areas

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Camping Information:

  • Downstream Campground opens May 3, 2013. Fees range from $12.00 to $18.00 per night.  Call 1-877-444-6777 for reservations.
  • East Totten Trail opened May 1, 2013.  Fees range from $10.00 to $14.00 per night.
  • Wolf Creek Campground opened May 1, 2013.  Fees are $10.00 per night.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Day Use Information:

  • Day use fees will be waived at Lake Sakakawea for the 2013 season.

Contact
Nathan Busche
701-654-7757
or
Taryn Kjelstrup
701-654-7709

Release no. 20130503-001