RR 4 Box 41B, Lincoln Nebraska 68524
Conestoga State Recreation Area, located 3 miles south and a half-mile west of Emerald, offers 716 acres of recreation. Some 486 acres of land surround the 230-acre lake, providing fun for the entire family. Picnicking, camping, all boating, nature hikes, fishing, hunting and more can be found at Conestoga. Facilities include electrical campsites, primitive camping, boat ramp, drinking water, picnic shelter, toilets, dump station and fish cleaning station. Bass, walleye and channel catfish are just a few of the species available to test anglers. In season, there is hunting for pheasants. quail, cottontail, squirrel and deer.
Other Nebraska State Parks nearby:
(Lincoln) Blue River State Recreation Area
(Raymond) Branched Oak State Recreation Area
(Lincoln) Conestoga State Recreation Area
(Ashland) Eugene T, Mahoney State Park
(Louisville) Louisville State Recreation Area
(Lincoln) Olive Creek State Recreation Area
04/09 Coming to The Lincoln area
Swedish Festival Stromberg NE June14-16 Welcome to Stromsberg, the Swede capital of Nebraska. Swedish dancing, costumes, and food can be enjoyed throughout the festivities.
Glenn Miller Festival Clarinda IA June13-16 Hear exciting bands from around the world topped off by the World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra. Enjoy the new Glenn Miller Birthplace Museum and the Birthplace Home; stage shows; picnics; dances; historical displays; plus the fellowship of hundreds of Miller fans from around the world.