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Patterson Lake Recreational Area

SW of Dickinson, Dickinson, ND 58601
+1 701-456-2070
Review Highlights
So fun!

The exercise trail with the workout and playground equipment along the route is such a good idea... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Phoenix, Arizona
via mobile
Great for fishing and boating.

We had a great time ice fishing and fishing here. We were sad about the algae problems this... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2017
Ellen F
Gresham, Wisconsin
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Features boating, fishing, swimming, water skiiing, camping, picnic areas, playgrounds, disc golf, horseshoe pits, mountain biking, nature areas, and sand volleyball courts.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“nice place” (2 reviews)
“trail” (2 reviews)
“algae” (2 reviews)
SW of Dickinson, Dickinson, ND 58601
+1 701-456-2070
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The exercise trail with the workout and playground equipment along the route is such a good idea. It is exercising with a view.

Thank cheriKae
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We had a great time ice fishing and fishing here. We were sad about the algae problems this summer. It's a great location and love the fishing docks

Thank Ellen F
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

It's the hidden treasures that are the best. Has a walking/bike path. Swimming area. Different themed play areas that are not only fun but educational with exercise equipment. Love this place

Thank Erinleann S
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Next to the lake is a playground that the kids used following some catch and release. Great little lake

Thank Florence H
Reviewed 18 September 2016

The area needs some investment to make it great but there are nice trees and lots of space for kids to run around.

Thank gshore
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful area very well kept up very family-friendly! Spent a lot of time there when I was dating my husband in 1993 and it's just as nice today as it was then

Thank Cindy B
Reviewed 11 March 2016

Has a nice playground. Very clean bathrooms. We just drove around and think it would be nice to try the beach.

Thank Kfoster428
Reviewed 30 May 2015

I stopped by to stretch my legs after a long drive. Really nice place to walk or jog. Lots of gravel roads though some paved. You can also walk in the grass or just relax on a bench by the lake. There is also basketball...More

Thank Rosie_Rivets
Reviewed 23 May 2015

I don't understand why the water is not taken care of. It is dirty and just gross! When there are lakes should they not be cared for naturally by parks and rec for the safety of their visitors? There were dead fish floating everywhere along...More

Thank maesweber
Reviewed 8 April 2015

had a blast had a family cookout with the grills provided at the lake beware the water is cold but thats to be expected in north dakota

Thank boogiebaby1972
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