Offutt AFB, NE - Recreation

    Local Offutt AFB, NE Parks

    Baldwin Field - 3 miles away
    Phone: (402) 293-3098
    1145 Ludwig Dr
    Bellevue, NE 68005
    Description: This park has 3 baseball fields.
    Cascio Pool & Park - 4 miles away
    Phone: (402) 293-3098
    1500 Lawrence Lane
    Bellevue, NE 68005
    Fontenelle Forest - 5 miles away
    Phone: (402) 731-3140
    1111 N Bellevue Blvd
    Bellevue, NE 68005
    Description: This park offers nature trails, educational classes, and a learning center for young and old alike. Beautiful views overlooking the Fontenelle Forest and Missouri River basin.
    Heartland of America Park - 13 miles away
    Phone: 402-444-5955
    800 Douglas ST
    Omaha, NE 68102
    Description: Enjoy waterfalls plus the spectacular park fountain with its 300 ft. water jet. The fountain operates Monday through Friday 11am-1pm and 7pm-midnight; Saturday and Sunday from 10am-midnight. The fountain is active mid-April to November 1. Take a Gondola ride on the 15 acre lake; see Lewis and Clark Interpretive exhibits, the WWII and Heartland Airborne Memorials; take a stroll or relax at a picnic table. Popular site for weddings and concerts.
    Ak-Sar-Ben Aquarium & Schramm State Recreation Area - 26 miles away
    Phone: (402) 332-3901
    21004 NE Highway 31, I-80 Exit 432
    Gretna, NE 68005

    Home to the exceptional Ak-Sar-Ben Aquarium, this 330-acre state recreation area located along the Platte River offers spectacular views, three miles of hiking paths, and an interesting history of fishing activity in Nebraska. The site of the state's first fish hatchery (1882), the old hatch house is now a fishing management museum. Inside the aquarium, 12 viewing tanks offer an amazing glimpse into underwater wildlife. Outside, nature's bounty provides the perfect spot for picnicking and exploring.

    Local Offutt AFB, NE Campgrounds

    Haworth Park Campground - 3 miles away
    Phone: (402) 293-3098
    206 Industrial Drive
    Bellevue, NE 68005
    RVs Allowed? Yes
    Description: Park is next to the Missouri River and has a marina, baseball fields, and running/biking trail.
    Outdoor Recreation FamCamp - 3 miles away
    Phone: (402) 294-2108
    109 Grant Circle, Suite 101
    Offutt AFB, NE 68113
    RVs Allowed? Yes
    Description: The Base Lake consists of a 113-acre lake and a 70-acre park. Facilities include a large indoor pavilion, 4 covered park shelters, 2 softball fields, soccer field, horseshoe pits, and playground equipment. CAST-A-WAYS Boat House rents canoes and paddle boats. They also sell hunting and fishing permits and operate a snack bar. Winter rates for RV Sites are $2 less per day with no water, effective Oct 15 - Apr 14.
    Manawa State Park - 14 miles away
    Phone: 712-366-0220
    1100 S Shore Dr
    Council Bluffs, IA 51501
    Description: Lake Manawa State Park is one of the most popular outdoor recreation facilities in the Omaha/Council Bluffs metropolitan area. The park's 1,529 acres encompass a beautiful 772-acre lake. Lake Manawa was formed during a flood in 1881 when a portion of the river channel was cut off by the meandering of the great Missouri River. Over the years, the resulting "oxbow" lake, became a major outdoor recreation center for thousands of visitors. "Manawa" is a Native American term meaning "peace and comfort."
    Louisville State Recreation Area - 22 miles away
    Phone: (402)234-2368
    15810 Hwy. 50
    Louisville, NE 68037
    RVs Allowed? Yes
    Description: The scenic Louisville State Recreation Area has long been popular with eastern Nebraska outdoor enthusiasts and has now become an important adjunct to nearby Platte River State Park. The area boasts an excellent complex for Recreational Vehicles (RVs). The area is situated on the south bank of the Plate River in Cass County, near the north edge of the community of Louisville on Nebraska Highway 50. It is ideally located for campers who want to enjoy not only this picturesque area itself, but also take advantage of the facilities at Platte River State Park.
    Eugene T. Mahoney State Park - 29 miles away
    Phone: (402) 944-2523
    28500 West Park Hwy
    Ashland, NE 68003
    RVs Allowed? Yes
    Description: Eugene T. Mahoney State Park offers year-round accommodations and recreational use. This ultra modern park offers a spectacular array of lodging, group meeting facilities and activities. Located near Ashland, just off of I-80 at exit 426, Mahoney nestles on 700 acres along the picturesque Platte River.Near to the park there are several attractions. Nearby Attractions include Platte River State Park, the Strategic Air and Space Museum, Lee G. Simmons Conservation Park, Quarry Oaks Golf Club and Iron Horse Golf Club.