The James Diversion Dam and Reservoir are located on the James River in east-central South Dakota about 17 miles north of Huron. The reservoir covers 960 water surface acres. There is a public-use area, a picnic area, and boating. Available fish species include crappie, catfish, and walleye. Open year-round.
Directions: Site is 17 miles north of Huron on State Highway 37.
James Diversion Reservoir
South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks
P.O. Box 915
Huron, SD, USA
605-353-7145 Official Website