Check out the EVENTS Calendar for park activities
across the state!
Mushroom Run and 4th Annual Outdoor Adventure
Indian Cave State Park - April 18th
Morel mile and 5K run – prizes awarded
Registration 7 a.m. / Run starts at 8 a.m.
Pre-register by April 11 for $20, after that date
registration is $25. T-shirt and pancake/sausage
breakfast included in registration fee.
4th Annual Outdoor Adventure | The Mushroom Run | Register
Platte River State Park
Fort Kearny State Historical Park and Recreation Area
Plan Now to Attend the 2015 Fort Kearny OUTDOOR EXPO
Fort Kearny State Recreation Area - May 9, 2015
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Ponca State Park
Outdoor Cooking Camp - Ponca State Park- MAY 2-3, 2015
Cooking outdoors can be more than hot dogs & hamburgers—it can be a gourmet experience. Join us at “Camp” and become the outdoor chef you’ve always wanted to be! View the flyer
ATTENTION: Firewood Alert
Voluntary Firewood Restriction -
Help Prevent Emerald Ash Borers (EAB) in Nebraska
Your cooperation is needed to help prevent EAB from invading Nebraska woodlands and landscapes.
If you have brought firewood from another state, please burn it immediately and DO NOT transport it to another location. In addition to the Voluntary Firewood Restriction a Voluntary Firewood Exchange is in affect at Niobrara SP, Ponca SP, E.T. Mahoney SP, Indian Cave SP and Pawnee SRA, Lewis and Clark SRA, Two Rivers SRA and Branched Oak SRA. Learn more about invasive pests and the risk of transporting firewood at:
Invasive Species - Insects
Travel and road construction information
Park visitors should call the individual park area for specific details regarding status of the park operations or check with the Nebraska Department of Roads via phone (511) or www.511.nebraska.gov to get information about roadwork, closures and detours.
Parks Visitor Guide and Fee Information
To find information on lodging, camping
and activity fees at designated areas and links to detailed information
on many of our park areas check out our Parks
Visitors Guide and our All Parks Contact Directory | Request a park brochure |