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Buryanek Recreation Area

27450 Buryanek Road
605-337-2587

Buryanek Recreation Area is popular with boaters and anglers, as well those looking for scenic beauty along the Missouri River. History buffs will enjoy knowing that the Lewis and Clark expedition traveled through the area, where they were told to watch for "burning bluffs" along the river.

History

The Lewis and Clark expedition has forever left its mark on this area with the story of Private George Shannon. Shannon, the youngest member of the expedition at 19 years old, became lost when he was sent to fetch strayed horses. Thinking the crew had moved up river, Shannon raced to meet the boats. When he was found exhausted and starving two weeks later, he quickly learned that the expedition had been downstream from him the entire time.



Reviews

Sherry Baker

Rating:
Sunday, June 10, 2018
Very clean bathrooms and nice big lots! Thoroughly enjoyed our two days here.

Scott Nikont

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Saturday, June 23, 2018
Nice swim beach.

Sharon Waldner

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Tuesday, Sep. 5, 2017
Great place to camo very quiet..

Avery Jacobson

Rating:
Tuesday, July 3, 2018
Beautiful

Nick Voss

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Sunday, June 4, 2017
Great beach for fishing right next to where you camp.

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