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Conestoga State Recreation Area

Park Snapshot

2 N of Denton
716 acres (230 water)

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(AreaID: 49)

Contact Information:
Conestoga SRA
Pawnee SRA, 3800 NW 105th
Lincoln,  NE  68524-8814
Phone: (402) 796-2362


Conestoga is a 230-acre Corps of Engineers flood control reservoir with 486 acres of land. The area offers power boating, picnicking and fishing. The area has a dump station and 57 non-designated campsites. Conestoga is located 2 miles north of Denton- S-55A.


Located just 20 miles west of Lincoln, Conestoga is within easy reach of restaurants, stores, museums, and everything else the state capitol has to offer.

Overnight Accomodations
Camping Facilities:
25 camping pads with electrical hookups*
8 camping pads without electricity
24 non-pad sites without electricity
*20/30/50-amp. non-reservable campsites

Conestoga campground is located 20 miles from Lincoln and offers electrical campsites, boating, picnicking and wildlife viewing.

Camping: Yes

Water: Yes
Modern Restroom: No
Dump Station: Yes
Showers: No
Laundry: No

Lodging: No

Cabins: 0
Rooms: 0
Dorms: 0
Food Service: No

Trails: Yes

Hiking: 2 miles
M. Bike: 2 miles
Horse: 0 miles
Trail Rides: No
Allow Horses: No

Picnicking: Yes

Picnic Tables: 59
Grills: 59
Shelters: 2
Shelters w/ elec.: 0

Boating: Yes

Types: All
Ramps: 1
Docks: 1
Fuel Avail.: No
Boat Rental: No
River Access: No

Fishing: Yes

Cleaning Stations: 1

Swimming: No

Pools: 0
Beaches: 0

Concessions: No

Visitor Center: No

Office on Site: No

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