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Lacreek National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Email: lacreek@fws.gov Distance: 270.47 miles

Lacreek National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) was established in 1935 as a refuge and breeding ground for migratory birds and other wildlife. The Refuge is located in Bennett County in southwestern South Dakota. The Refuge lies in the shallow Lake Creek valley on the northern edge of the Nebraska sandhills and includes 16,410 acres of native sandhills, sub-irrigated meadows, impounded fresh water marshes...

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Fort Scott National Historic Site

Rank: 310 3 Activites Phone: (620)-223-0310 Email: fosc_superintendent@nps.gov Distance: 270.71 miles

Promises made and broken! A town attacked at dawn! Thousands made homeless by war! Soldiers fighting settlers! Each of these stories is a link in the chain of events that encircled Fort Scott from 1842-1873. All of the site's structures, its parade ground, and its tallgrass prairie bear witness to this era when the country was forged from a young republic into a united transcontinental nation.

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Lake Minatare State Recreation Area National Park

10 Activites Phone: (308)-783-2911 Email: GPWebmaster@gp.usbr.gov Distance: 275.86 miles

Lake Minatare is a feature of the North Platte Project. Managed as a State recreation area by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. Lake Minatare, with a surface area of 2,158 acres and about 12 miles of shoreline is a part of the North Platte National Wildlife Refuge. Available species include channel catfish, crappie, small mouth bass, white bass, walleye (15 inch minimum), wipers, and yello...

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Washita National Wildlife Refuge Park

5 Activites Phone: (580)-664-2205 Email: washita@fws.gov Distance: 276.67 miles

"They tumble out of the sky like maple leaves, side-slipping right and left to lose altitude, feet spraddled toward shouts of welcome below." Aldo Leopold could easily have been describing the more than 40,000 geese that punctuate the quiet beauty of the 8,200-acre Washita National Wildlife Refuge each winter. Within the refuge, the slow-moving Washita River winds through prairie and farmla...

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North Platte National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (308)-635-7851 Email: crescentlake@fws.gov Distance: 277.63 miles

North Platte National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is located 8 miles northeast of Scottsbluff in the Nebraska panhandle. Superimposed over Bureau of Reclamation irrigation projects, the four Refuge units consist of Winters Creek, Lake Alice, portions of Lake Minatare, and Stateline Island (located south of Henry, Nebraska).

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Winters Creek Lake National Park

3 Activites Phone: (308)-635-7851 Distance: 277.92 miles

Winters Creek Lake is a feature of the North Platte Project. Most of the lake lies within the North Platte National Wildlife Refuge. The Northeast side features an undisturbed bird sanctuary. The lake has a surface area of 379 acres and approximately 4 miles of shoreline. Available species include bluegill, channel catfish, largemouth bass, walleye (15 inch minimum), and yellow perch. Walleye are ...

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Lake Winters Creek National Park

2 Activites Phone: (308)-783-2911 Distance: 278.24 miles

Lake Winters Creek is one of the four Inland Lakes in Nebraska. It is located immediately northwest of Lake Minatare. It has surface area of 379 acres and approximately 4 miles of shoreline. It is located almost entirely within the North Platte Wildlife Refuge, and the northeast side of the lake features an undisturbed bird sanctuary. Like Lake Alice and Lake Minatare, recreation at the lake i...

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Washita Battlefield National Historic Site

Rank: 350 3 Activites Email: waba_superintendent@nps.gov Distance: 280.50 miles

The site protects and interprets the setting along the Washita River where Lt. Col. George A. Custer led the 7th U.S. Cavalry on a surprise dawn attack against the Southern Cheyenne village of Peace Chief Black Kettle on November 27, 1868. The attack was an important event in the tragic clash of cultures of the Indian Wars era.

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Scotts Bluff National Monument Park

Rank: 221 4 Activites Phone: (308)-436-9700 Email: SCBL_ranger_activities@nps.gov Distance: 280.68 miles

Towering 800 feet above the North Platte River, Scotts Bluff has served as a landmark for peoples from Native Americans to emigrants on the Oregon, California and Mormon Trails to modern travelers. Rich with geological and paleontological history as well as human history, there is much to discover while exploring the 3,000 acres of Scotts Bluff National Monument.

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Arapaho & Roosevelt National Forests Pawnee Ng Park

18 Activites Email: ARPPublicAffairs@fs.fed.us Distance: 281.91 miles

Arapaho & Roosevelt National Forests & Pawnee National Grassland offers a diversity of outdoor opportunities and special places to explore. These lands are yours to visit, to care for, but most of all, to enjoy! So, what are you waiting for? Pack up your family and friends and head for adventure in Colorado’s great outdoors where recreation opportunities abound.

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Box Butte Reservoir National Park

7 Activites Phone: (308)-665-2930 Email: Fort.Robinson@ngpc.ne.gov Distance: 282.36 miles

Box Butte Dam and reservoir are features of the Mirage Flats Project. Recreation is managed for the Bureau of Reclamation by the Nebraska Game and Parks. Water is stored in Box Butte Reservoir, Mirage Flats Project, on the Niobrara River about 10 miles north of Hemingford, Nebraska. The reservoir lies in the arid western Niobrara River Valley in the northwestern section of the Nebraska Panhandle...

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Skiatook Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (918)-396-3170 Distance: 282.78 miles

Gentle rolling hills of Blackjack and Post Oak interspersed with Tall Grass Prairie surround beautiful Skiatook Lake. The meandering shoreline is accentuated be steep picturesque bluffs which offer spectacular views for the recreation user. Boating, hiking, swimming, camping, picnicking as well as hunting and fishing are all popular activities at the lake. Whitetail, quail, rabbit and squirrel are...

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Lake Alice National Park

2 Activites Phone: (308)-635-7851 Distance: 283.25 miles

The North Platte Project extends 111 miles along the river valley from Guernsey, Wyoming to below Bridgeport, Nebraska. The city of Scottsbluff is near the center of the development. Lake Alice reservoir is formed by two Lake Alice Dams; the upper dam Lake Alice #1 at the west end of Lake Alice and the lower dam Lake Alice #2 at the east end.Lake Alice, with a surface area of 752 acres and nearl...

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Foss Reservoir National Park

9 Activites Phone: (580)-592-4433 Email: fossstatepark@otrd.state.ok.us Distance: 283.63 miles

Foss Dam and Reservoir, on the Washita River in Custer County, provide regulation of the river flows and municipal and industrial water supplies for several cities in Oklahoma. The lake has approximately 6,800 water surface acres, 7,000 land acres and 63 miles of shoreline. Accessible from numerous roads. Several boat ramps and camping facilities. Predominate species include largemouth bass, crapp...

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Keystone Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (918)-865-2621 Distance: 289.36 miles

Keystone Lake's blue-green water and the natural beauty of its setting -- wooded shoreline, sandy beaches, high bluffs, grasslands, and low rolling hills -- make it a visual treat the year round. The lake meanders into small valleys, creating many arms and land fingers. A network of county, state, Federal highways invites sightseers into many points overlooking the lake. The lake is on the Arkansa...

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Oologah Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (918)-443-2250 Distance: 292.77 miles

Oologah Lake provides a great getaway for fishing, boating, picnicking, camping or just driftin' and dreaming over the sky blue waters. Plenty of wide stretches of water, perfect for catching the wind, make it one of the most popular lakes in the area for sailing. The forested hills around the lake provide excellent hunting opportunities. Eleven public use area scattered around the lake offer a va...

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Arcadia Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (405)-216-7470 Distance: 293.98 miles

This lake impounds 1,820 acres of water on the Deep Fork River in central Oklahoma.

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Historic Route 66 National Park

Phone: (928)-753-5001 Email: azrt66@frontiernet.net Distance: 298.95 miles

The charm, the history, and the atmosphere that make up "The Mother Road" bring travelers from all over the world to experience America the way it should be experienced - down a stretch of highway where "anything goes" is literal.

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Historic Route 66 - Oklahoma National Park

Distance: 298.95 miles

The story of Oklahoma’s Route 66 is the story of American transportation in the 20th Century. The Oklahoma section of the Mother Road includes several miles of the original 9-foot road segment that served travelers in their Model A’s and T’s during the 1920s and '30s. The existing roadbed includes unique trestle bridges and architectural wonders such as Arcadia’s round barn, the elegance o...

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Heyburn Lake National Park

6 Activites Phone: (918)-247-6391 Distance: 299.85 miles

Located near Kellyville in the Sandstone Hills of the Osage Section central lowlands with good hunting and fishing.

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Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge Park

6 Activites Phone: (303)-289-0232 Email: rockymountainarsenal@fws.gov Distance: 302.38 miles

Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge (NWR), located 10 minutes from downtown Denver, is nearly 17,000 acres, making it one of the largest urban wildlife refuges in the United States. It consists of open lakes, wetlands, prairie grasslands, and woodlands. Due to its proximity to Denver, one of the Refuge's primary goals is to provide environmental education programs for urban schoo...

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Oklahoma City National Memorial Park

1 Activites Phone: (405)-609-8855 Email: okci_superintendent@nps.gov Distance: 302.76 miles

The outdoor symbolic memorial is a place of quiet reflection, honoring victims, survivors, rescuers and all who were changed forever on April 19, 1995. It encompasses the now sacred soil where the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building once stood, capturing and preserving forever the place and events that changed the world.

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Cherry Creek Lake National Park

9 Activites Distance: 303.11 miles

Cherry Creek Dam, located at the southeast edge of Denver in Aurora, CO, was the first of the three dams to be built to protect the Denver region from catastrophic South Platte River floodwaters that plagued the area for more than 100 years. Recreational opportunities include camping, fishing, picnicking, an archery/rifle range, a horse stable, nature and bike trails, a marina, and a swimming are...

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Lake Sharpe National Park

9 Activites Phone: (605)-245-2255 Distance: 303.25 miles

Big Bend Dam, SD takes its name from the unique bend in the Missouri River 7 miles upstream from the dam. At this point in its course, the Missouri makes almost a complete loop, traveling 25 miles before returning to the "neck" where the land is not quite a mile wide. The 19 Lake Sharpe recreation areas vary from primitive to highly developed and provide opportunities for camping, boating, picni...

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Agate Fossil Beds National Monument Park

Rank: 346 4 Activites Email: agfo_ranger_activities@nps.gov Distance: 305.64 miles

During the 1890s, scientists rediscovered what the Lakota Sioux already knew—bones preserved in one of the world's most significant Miocene Epoch mammal sites. Yet, this place called "Agate" is a landscape that reflects many influences—from early animals roaming the valleys and hills, to tribal nations calling the High Plains home, to explorers passing through or settling in the American West...

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