There’s Something Magical About These 14 Nebraska Lakes In The Summer

We’ve shared some of our favorite Nebraska lakes with you before, but we have so many others that deserve a visit this summer. Here we’ve included some of the lakes we’ve mentioned previously along with some new ones that we haven’t. Visit them all to make your summer one that you won’t soon forget.

14. Willow Creek State Recreation Area, near Pierce

Although it’s named for the creek that feeds the Elkhorn River, this reservoir offers all kinds of fishing and boating fun. There’s a swimming beach and a hike/bike trail as well as a dedicated horse trail. You can even bring your horse camping with you.

With dozens of excellent lakes to choose from, Nebraska offers the perfect water adventure for everyone. If you don’t see your favorite lake listed here, be sure to check out our previous list of scenic lakes. Where is your favorite lake to spend a warm summer day?