Nebraska’s Natural Resources Districts (NRDs) offer dozens of outdoor recreation areas perfect for camping, fishing, a family picnic, hiking/biking, wildlife viewing, and much more. Explore below to find an outdoor recreation area near you.

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About Our Recreation Areas


We've got the perfect places to get away from it all. Find out more about our rec areas and Nebraska's NRDs.


Recreation Area Rules


Each NRD sets its own rules and regulations for its Outdoor Recreation Areas. Find out more:


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Amenities & Services

Looking for a particular amenity or your favorite fish species? Find rec areas that offer them.


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iOS App

Get the NRD Outdoor Recreation Areas app for iOS and Android:

NRD Outdoor Recreation Areas - Lower Platte North NRD  Android app on Google Play