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Ruenz Roost

Ruenz’s Roost

Lodging in Hecla, South Dakota


Welcome to Ruenz’s Roost Lodge and Refuge – your ultimate destination for year-round lodging needs! Whether you’re hunting, exploring the area, or simply passing through, we are here to accommodate you. Our lodges can host up to 12 guests at the Roost and 8-12 guests at the Refuge, offering individual room rentals or the option to rent the entire lodge for an unforgettable experience.

Starting at just 50.00 per person per night, our lodging facilities feature fully equipped kitchens, dining areas, TVs, and ample comfortable seating. For hunting enthusiasts, the Refuge comes with a heated garage for bird cleaning, while the Roost boasts four outdoor covered kennels with dog houses for your beloved four-legged hunting companions. Experience comfort, convenience, and warmth at Ruenz’s Lodges – your home away from home awaits!


At Ruenz’s Roost n’ Refuge, we offer unparalleled hunting experiences on prime public land, or we can arrange a premium guided hunting adventure in collaboration with Hecla Dakota Hunting Farms and Flatland Flyways. South Dakota is renowned for its exceptional pheasant hunting, and the Hecla area boasts abundant opportunities for duck, geese, Tundra swan, and deer hunting. Bring along your hunting dogs to enhance the thrill of the chase – they are more than welcome here! For a truly unforgettable hunting escapade, contact us today or, even better, drop by in person to start planning your next hunting expedition!

Self-Guided Fully Guided Preserve 100% Wild


601 6th Street
Hecla, SD 57446



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Ruenz’s Roost

601 6th Street
Hecla, SD 57446