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Calamus Reservoir (Virginia Smith Dam) National Park

7 Activites Phone: (308)-346-5666 Email: calamus@ngpc.ne.gov Distance: 14.12 miles

Virginia Smith Dam (formerly called Calamus Dam) and Calamus Reservoir, North Loup Division, P-SMBP, are on the Calamus River in Nebraska. Recreation at the site is managed for the Bureau of Reclamation by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. Reservoir open 24 hours. Good access roads. Fishing season is year round. Available species include walleye, wiper, white bass, northern pike, largemouth...

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Arcadia Diversion Dam National Park

5 Activites Phone: (308)-336-3341 Distance: 32.10 miles

Arcadia Diversion Dam is on the Middle Loup River about 8.5 miles upstream from Arcadia, Nebraska. The project is part of the Farwell Unit, Middle Loup Division of the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program. The area is managed by the Nebraska Game & Parks Commission, 402-471-0641, for a wildlife management area. The site includes 777 land acres and 109 water acres and is home to pheasant, waterfowl...

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Davis Creek Reservoir National Park

9 Activites Phone: (308)-728-3221 Distance: 35.45 miles

Davis Creek Dam and Reservoir are features of the North Loup Division, Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program. Reservoir open 24 hours. Fair access roads. Available species include largemouth bass, walleye, crappie, yellow perch, channel catfish, and bullhead. Irrigation supply reservoir experiencing extreme fluctuations. The reservoir has 1,145 water surface acres. Fishing season is year-round.Huntin...

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John W. And Louise Seier National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: (402)-387-3789 Email: fortniobrara@fws.gov Distance: 36.91 miles

John W. and Louise Seier National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is 2,400 acres in size. It was established in 1999 to preserve, restore, and enhance the ecological diversity and abundance of migratory and resident wildlife. The Refuge lies among the sandhills of Nebraska -- the largest remaining tract of mid- and tallgrass prairie in North America.

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Sherman Reservoir National Park

10 Activites Phone: (308)-745-0230 Distance: 41.21 miles

Sherman Dam, Farwell Unit, P-SMBP, lies across Oak Creek, about 5 miles northeast of Loup City. Reservoir open 24 hours. Good access roads. Available species include walleye, crappie, white bass, northern pike, and channel and flathead catfish. Irrigation supply reservoir experiencing extreme fluctuations. Reservoir peaks at 2,870 surface acres. Fishing season year-round.3,160 acres are open to pu...

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Nebraska National Forests And Grasslands Park

10 Activites Email: nnf_info@fs.fed.us Distance: 55.30 miles

Welcome to NebraskaIn the Nebraska National Forests and Grasslands you can find quiet, undeveloped spaces.  Solitude is closer than you think.  The Nebraska National Forest is where the east meets the west.  These large tracts of undeveloped land are the closest places for Midwesterners to hunt and play.  Non-motorized travel is unrestricted.

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Lake Francis Case National Park

11 Activites Phone: (605)-487-7847 Distance: 82.54 miles

Fort Randall Dam, SD, located near Lake Andes in southeastern South Dakota along the Missouri River, is home to one of America's largest wintering concentrations of bald and golden eagles. The 19 recreation areas located around Lake Francis Case reservoir range from highly developed campgrounds and day use areas to primitive areas. Recreation opportunities at the lake include camping, picnicking,...

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Karl E. Mundt National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: (605)-487-7603 Email: LakeAndes@fws.gov Distance: 90.96 miles

The Lake Andes National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) Complex is comprised of Lake Andes NWR, Karl E. Mundt NWR, and Lake Andes Wetland Management District (WMD). The Complex headquarters is located on the east shore of Lake Andes. Wildlife habitat on the Complex is extremely important to conservation of waterfowl, bald eagles, and grassland birds. The Complex occupies the southern portion of t...

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Lake Andes National Wildlife Refuge Park

5 Activites Phone: (605)-487-7603 Email: LakeAndes@fws.gov Distance: 92.57 miles

The Lake Andes National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) Complex is comprised of Lake Andes NWR, Karl E. Mundt NWR, and Lake Andes Wetland Management District (WMD). The Complex headquarters is located on the east shore of Lake Andes. Wildlife habitat on the Complex is extremely important to conservation of waterfowl, bald eagles, and grassland birds. The Complex occupies the southern portion of t...

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Rainwater Basin Wetland Management District National Park

4 Activites Phone: (308)-263-3000 Email: rainwater@fws.gov Distance: 97.26 miles

The Rainwater Basin Wetland Management District (WMD) staff manages 61 tracts of wetlands, totaling 23,059 acres scattered over more than 14 counties in southeastern Nebraska. Each of the 61 areas, known as waterfowl production areas (WPA), is located in a geographic area known as the Rainwater Basin. The name "Rainwater Basin" originates from the geologic formation of large, wind-blown shallow de...

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Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (402)-376-3789 Email: fortniobrara@fws.gov Distance: 100.44 miles

Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is 19,131 acres in size and is located 4 miles east of the city of Valentine along the Niobrara River. The Refuge offers many activities for visitors. Bison, elk, deer, and prairie dogs can be seen along the wildlife drive at all times of the year. Interpretive displays at the visitor center describe the history and ecology of the area. Hiking tra...

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Lewis And Clark Lake National Park

15 Activites Phone: (402)-667-7873 Distance: 100.48 miles

Straddling the Nebraska/South Dakota border, Gavins Point Dam, SD is the smallest of the six Missouri River main stem dams and the southernmost dam on the river. Lewis and Clark Lake, named for the first documented explorers of the Louisiana Territory, is 25 miles long, has 90 miles of shoreline, and 27 recreation areas offering camping, picnicking, fishing, hunting, boating, water-skiing, swimmi...

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Fort Niobrara Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 101.46 miles

The Fort Niobrara Wilderness now contains a total of 4,635 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Nebraska. In 1976 the Fort Niobrara Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In ...

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Niobrara National Scenic River Park

Rank: 247 12 Activites Email: niobrara_nsr@nps.gov Distance: 103.41 miles

The Niobrara National Scenic River is not just the premier recreation river in Nebraska. It is a unique crossroads where many species of plants and animals coexist unlike anywhere else. High water quality and the relatively free-flowing nature of the Niobrara support diverse life while unique fossil-filled sandstone cliffs host over 200 waterfalls.

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Valentine National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (402)-376-3789 Email: FortNiobrara@fws.gov Distance: 103.82 miles

Valentine National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is 71,516 acres in size is and located 20 miles south of Valentine, Nebraska. Numerous lakes, marshes, and grasslands provide habitat for many kinds of wildlife. The Refuge offers many activities for visitors including excellent bird watching, hiking, fishing, and upland game, deer, and waterfowl hunting.

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Missouri National Recreational River Park

Rank: 187 8 Activites Phone: (605)-665-0209 Email: Chris_Wilkinson@nps.gov Distance: 105.19 miles

Imagine a 100-mile stretch of North America's longest river, a vestige of the untamed American West. The Missouri National Recreational River is where imagination meets reality. Two free flowing stretches of the Missouri make up the National Park. Relive the past by making an exploration of the wild, untamed and mighty river that continues to flow as nature intended.

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Merritt Reservoir National Park

7 Activites Phone: (402)-376-3320 Email: valentine.maintenance@ngps.ne.gov Distance: 108.18 miles

Merritt Dam, a feature of the Ainsworth Unit, Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program, is on the Snake River 14 miles upstream from the confluence of the Snake and Niobrara Rivers. Recreation is managed by Nebraska Game and Parks. Reservoir open 24 hours. Good access roads. Available species include walleye, muskie, largemouth bass, crappie, and yellow perch. Irrigation supply reservoir experiencing mo...

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Harry Strunk Lake (Medicine Creek State Park Recreation Area)

8 Activites Phone: (308)-697-4667 Email: medicine.creek@ngpc.ne.gov Distance: 123.73 miles

Harry Strunk Lake, Frenchman Cambridge Division, PSMBP, is managed for the Bureau of Reclamation by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. Formed by Medicine Creek Dam located on Medicine Creek, irrigation releases are made to the streams for diversion into downstream canal systems. Reservoir open 24 hours. Fair access roads. Available species include walleye, crappie, white bass, channel catfis...

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Harlan County Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (308)-799-2105 Distance: 128.19 miles

Year round recreational opportunities are available at Nebraska's second largest lake. Fishing, Hunting, Sight Seeing, and Hiking are just some of the activities found at Harlan County Lake. Please come and visit us for a unique experience.

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Branched Oak Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (402)-996-3766 Distance: 128.52 miles

Branched Oak, NE, a State Recreation Area located 4 miles west of Raymond, NE on Oak Creek, boasts some of the finest camping facilities in the State Park system. There are 268 campsites - 187 of which have electrical hook-ups. Recreation opportunities include fishing, hiking, walking, picnicking, water-skiing, and swimming. A State Park Permit is required for entry.

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Twin Lakes National Park

11 Activites Phone: (402)-453-0202 Distance: 129.52 miles

Located 14 miles west of downtown Lincoln, northeast and 3 miles north of Pleasant Dale, NE. Take exit #388 from I-80.

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Twin Lakes National Park

3 Activites Phone: (402)-996-3766 Distance: 129.58 miles

Twin Lakes, NE is located north of Interstate 80 and about 1/2 mile northwest of Pleasant Dale, Nebraska. Twin Lakes is a wildlife management area consisting of 255 surface acres of lake and 1,270 acres of land. Only primitive camping is allowed at the park, and boating is limited to non-powered boats and conventional electric motors only. A State Park Permit is required for entry.

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Pawnee Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (402)-996-3766 Distance: 132.89 miles

Pawnee Lake, NE is a State Recreation Area located about 12 miles west of downtown Lincoln, Nebraska and three miles northwest of Emerald, Nebraska just off I-80 at Exit 388. This area features 207 primitive campsites - 68 with electrical hookups. Recreation opportunities include fishing, swimming, picnicking, and wildlife watching. Facilities at Pawnee include a marina, gasoline station, and a...

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Conestoga Lake National Park

5 Activites Phone: (402)-996-3766 Distance: 136.68 miles

Conestoga Lake, NE is a State Recreation Area located 3 miles south and 1/2 mile west of Emerald. The 230-acre lake provides plenty of opportunity for boating and fishing. Facilities include primitive camping, two picnic areas, a playground, a fish cleaning station, a boat ramp, a dump station, vault toilets, and fire pits. A State Park Permit is required for entry.

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Hugh Butler Lake (Red Willow Reservoir State Recreation Area) National Park

9 Activites Phone: (308)-345-5899 Email: Red.Willow@ngpc.ne.gov Distance: 138.85 miles

Recreation at Hugh Butler Lake, Frenchman Cambridge Division, in southwestern Nebraska, is managed for the Bureau of Reclamation by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. The Frenchman Cambridge Division extends from Palisade southeast along Frenchman River and from Trenton east along the Republican River. Water storage facilities consist of the Enders Reservoir and Swanson, Red Willow Dam (Hugh...

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