We take care of you like family, and do everything we can to make your stay relaxing, comfortable, and rewarding. You just need to have a great time, and enjoy the trophy deer hunting experience of a lifetime.


Aberdeen Airport Travel Accommodations


Aberdeen South Dakota is easily accessed by interstate highway, commercial airline, and private plane. Delta Airlines runs several daily flights from Minneapolis/St.Paul, MN (MSP) direct to Aberdeen, SD (ABR). If you choose to fly your personal or corporate aircraft, Quest Aviation (605-225-8008) can service and hanger your aircraft during your stay.

When you arrive in the new Aberdeen airport, excitement builds as the South Dakota Archery staff loads your bags and shuttles you to the lodge. Then it’s a quick 15 minute drive to our Outfitting Base Station on Richmond Lake, just 9 miles northwest of Aberdeen.

Archery Outfitting Base Station

Outfitting Base Station

Our Base Station on Richmond Lake is the ultimate hunting headquarters. It includes a cooking facility and plenty of space to store all your hunting gear and equipment. Bring as much gear as you feel you need. Our 8,000 square foot heated headquarters will let you keep keep all your hunting gear warm, dry, organized, and scent-free.

Meals are not provided, however groceries and dining are just minutes away, and our staff would be glad to assist you in getting what you need.

South Dakota Archery Base Station
379970 North Shore Drive (use 379979 for Google maps)
Aberdeen, SD 57401

Anchors Away Lodge and Resort

Anchors Away Lodge and Resort

Enjoy relaxed lakeside lodging at Anchors Away Lodge & Resort as you hunt the 8,000 acres of wildlife paradise with South Dakota Archery. The resort is located just one mile across the lake from the South Dakota Archery Base Station, and is designed to provide a quiet and relaxing atmosphere, with a full bar and restaurant. Guest amenities include coffee bar, refrigerators, laundry facilities, wireless internet, and more.

Anchors Away Lodge & Resort
12800 South Shore Drive
Aberdeen, SD 57401

Aberdeen Accommodations

Other Accommodations

If you decide to find your own lodging, Aberdeen has plenty of quality options to choose from, including Best Western Ramkota, Super 8, My Place Hotels, Holiday Inn Express, Hampton Inn, and more. The city also boasts a wide variety of dining and drink options to relax and unwind after an exciting day of hunting.

The Aberdeen and Richmond Lake areas feature very good mobile voice and LTE data coverage for all major networks.


Contact us online or call Mike at 605-380-8885