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Yankton Travel Guide

The historic town of Yankton is a river town, and much of what happens here has revolved around it since the Native Americans named it E-Hank-Ton-Wan, meaning People of the end village.Nowadays Yanton thrives as a community and the river offers activities to everyone who visits.

Things to Do in Yankton

Top historic landmarks include the Dakota Territorial Museum, Cramer-Kenyon Heritage Home, and Dakota Territorial Capitol Building. Here you can learn about the history of Yankton and some of its Native American origins.

Outdoor recreation includes activities in and around the Missouri River and Lake Yankton where you can kayak, canoe, fish and boat.Numerous hiking routes can be found in and around Yankton and its surrounding parkland, cycling is also popular.

Best Time to Visit Yankton

Visit Yankton in the summer to get the most fun out of dry, warm weather by the river.

Price and Availability in Yankton

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Yankton is in July, while the cheapest month is in March. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Yankton is in the high season in July. Yankton has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Yankton tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Yankton tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The Weather in Yankton

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Yankton. The hottest month in Yankton is August, when temperatures peak at 98 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -25 ˚F. The wettest month in Yankton is June with 7.31 inches of rain, while the driest month is January with 0.41 inches of rain.

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