THe Pond Gift Shop

The Pond Gift Shop offers fish food, nature and area history books,  wildlife and nature crafts and toys, gifts, and hatchery souvenirs. Visit the Pond Gift Shop for information about area attractions and the history of the hatchery.

One of the highlights of shopping at the Pond Gift Shop is the eclectic mix of customized memorabilia. Area artists and suppliers offer both whimsical and functional items for your shopping experience – unique jewelry, specialty jellies, syrups and pickles, local honey, artwork, home décor, keepsake flower garden seed postcards, stickers, patches and magnets.

Enjoy a wide selection of educational games and hands on activities for kids as well as books of local interest and creative cookbooks. We have a variety of Quick Guides on topics from common weeds, wildflowers, butterflies, birds, fish and animal tracks. Our volunteers will help you find just the right size and style from a large assortment of t-shirts, sweatshirts, and hoodies for kids through adults.

If you need a special birthday, wedding or baby gift we are a great place to shop, and…your purchases support the Booth Society enabling this wonderful facility to remain a FREE place to visit.

We NOW Have ways for you to get your favorite POND SHOP items ONLINE!

Call or Email Us too! We are happy to help you shop from home!

Call (605) 642-7730 Ext 205  |

125th Commemorative collection

125th Anniversary Gold Coin

2″ in diameter. Wonderful collectors item. Shown below image of coin back.

$15.00 | SKU #0000

125th Anniversary Chocolates

Milk or Dark Chocolates in a beautiful commemorative box.

$11.00  |  SKU #0000

125th Anniversary BOOTH HOUSE ORNAMENT

Beautifully crafted, lightweight ornament depicting the historic Booth House built in 1905. Comes in commemorative gift box with interpretive Booth House information. Made in the USA.

$19.99  |  SKU #4618

125th Anniversary Jon Crane Prints

125th  Anniversary’Booth House in Winter’ by Jon Crane- 5×7 Note card w/envelope.  $3.00

125th Anniversary frame-able 7×9 print  ‘Booth House in Winter’ by Jon Crane.  $12.50


$3.00 | SKU #0000

$12.50 | SKU #0000

125th Anniversary 'Advice from the Fish Hatchery' Poster

11×16 Commemorative Poster

$14.99 | SKU #0000

125th Anniversary Spearfish Hatchery Book

A history of the Spearfish Hatchery established in 1896. Photos from early day to present.


$21.99 | SKU #1100

125th Anniversary 2021 Calendar

Each month enjoy images of the Hatchery all year long!


$15 | SKU #2021125

Learn More About Our 125th Anniversary Celebration!

Fan Favorites!

D.C. BOOTH reusable BAG

Reusable tote with D.C. Booth Logo made from recycled -post consumer water bottles. Very roomy to hold all your grocery items, great handles for comfort. Folds into itself to make a little pouch that will fit perfectly into your purse or pocket, so it’s always on hand. Made in the USA.

$14.99 | SKU #1018


Beautifully crafted, lightweight ornament depicting the historic Booth House built in 1905. Comes in gift box with interpretive Booth House information. Made in the USA.

$19.99  |  SKU #4618


The  U.S. Commission of Fish and Fisheries was established in 1871 to promote & preserve the fisheries of America. Renamed the Bureau of Fisheries (USBF) in 1903, it had its own flag that was used from 1917 to 1939. In 1940, the USBF was merged with the Bureau of Biological Surveys to become the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.

$19.99 | SKU #2815 


Great mug with roomy handle, it features the D.C. Booth name drop and official flag of the U.S. Bureau of Fisheries.


$12.99 | SKU #2537

Pond Shop Finds you can wear!

Khaki & Brown | SKU #2533

Black & Charcoal | SKU #2534

Blue & Charcoal | SKU #2518

D.C. Booth Cap

D.C. Booth logo on the front of the cap with an adjustable snap back. This cap comes in Khaki/Brown, Blue/Charcoal  and Black/Charcoal. Select your option in the form.


$21.99 | SKU #2533 / #2534 /#2518


Luxuriously silky, wearable art. 30×72 inches, it makes a great wall hanging, table runner, couch throw, or put it around your neck and wear it for great styling. Expect oohs and ahhhs of compliments.

$27.99 | SKU# 9801


The ultimate bandana! 12 ways to wear it! The most versatile gear you will ever own!


$19.99 | SKU #8003


Fishing for compliments? WOW your friends and family with these comfy sandals. Child- Adult sizes. Youth Small | child size 10-12. Youth Large | child/women size 5-7. Adult Small | youth/women size 8-9. Adult Medium | women/men size 9-10. Adult Large | women/men size 11-13.


$13.99 | SKU #7171 / #1276 / #7126 / #1269 / #1252


Vibrant colors, 6 ways to wear it! Designed for the adventures you live for!


$13.99 | SKU #7198


Hanging out at the beach, climbing a mountain, this headband is up to the task!


$13.99 | SKU #3639


All headbands 100% microfiber- never fade guarantee. These colors are as beautiful as the outdoors!


$13.99 | SKU #3264

Spearfish T-Shirt

Customized design Spearfish T-Shirt. Available in Adult S-2X sizes.


$23.98-25.98 | SKU #0000



A history of the Spearfish Hatchery established in 1896. Photos from early day to present.

$21.99 | SKU #1100


Over 200 archival photographs, this book covers early day mining, tourism, the BH Passion Play, scenic Spearfish Canyon, BH Teachers College and much more of the history of Spearfish, SD.


$21.99 | SKU #1426


In 1932, Josef Meier a native of Luenen, Germany, brought a small company of actors  to the USA to tour with a passion play. Deteriorating times in Germany made Meier determined to remain in America and make it the home of the play. An iconic  Spearfish favorite-This book features The Black Hills Passion Play.


$21.99 | SKU #2354

D.C. Booth Jewelry Finds!


Designed in Michigan, Made in the USA. Handcrafted porcelain pendant jewelry with amazing detail. Approximately 1 inch round. See the various styles to the right in our jewelery gallery.


$14.99 each set

Brook Trout | SKU #6859

Mallard Duck| SKU #6934

Big Horn Sheep| SKU #6804

Kirtland Warbler| SKU #7184

Great Blue Heron| SKU #6125

Woodpecker| SKU #6927

Jackalope| SKU #6996

Cottontail Rabbit| SKU #6194


These fun, science and nature- themed earrings made from recycled cereal boxes offer an intricately detailed image, each earring differing slightly from the other. Super lightweight yet very durable & waterproof, these whimsical earrings celebrate curiosity and will add a fun kick to your day. Surgical steel earwire.


$14.99 each set

DNA | SKU #0705

Cedar Waxwing | SKU #0118B

Little Brown Bat | SKU #0515

Common Buckeye Butterfly | SKU #0421

Fritillary Butterfly | SKU #0420

Meadowlark | SKU #0115

Gurgle Pots

Have you seen our GurglePots? They really gurgle, come in luscious colors, have a variety of uses, and, really, shouldn’t a Fish Hatchery sell fish pots?

See video to the right.

FISH sandals!

Wear these zany shoes around the campground. Guaranteed to make friends!