Custer State Park - Sylvan Lodge - Custer, South Dakota
Rich in history and natural beauty, Sylvan Lake Lodge holds the designation of Custer State Park's "crown jewel". This property features beautifully renovated lodge rooms and cabins, a lounge, a restaurant and an outdoor veranda which offers breathtaking views. The location of Sylvan Lake Lodge can't be beat, thanks to the design inspired by architect Frank Lloyd Wright. When the original lakeshore resort burned down in 1935, Wright suggested the current location amidst a forest of pine and spruce trees
The Sylvan Lake Lodge Auditorium located near the lake is the perfect location for wedding receptions, family reunions, and coorporate events. The general store offers grocery items, a quick service grill, and souvenirs. The recently renovated Sylvan Lake Dining Room features the best in steaks, seafood, and chef's specialties.
Activities abound at Sylvan Lake lodge. Watercraft rentals, fishing, and a swimming beach make for a relaxing day. In the mood for a challenge? As the highest point in North America east of the Rocky Mountains, Harney Peak Trail provides a challenge for even the most seasoned hikers. Moderate trails are also available, including the famous Sunday Gulch Trail.
The awe-inspiring views, comfortable accomodations, exciting activites, and mouthwatering meals will leave you so satisfied you may never want to leave!!