There’s A Little Known Unique Recreation Area In Nebraska… And It’s Truly Amazing
It would take a very dedicated outdoors enthusiast to visit every single one of Nebraska’s awesome parks, recreation areas, wildlife management areas, and other interesting places for outdoor recreation. If you have the chance, however, you should make it a point to stop by Sandy Channel State Recreation Area in Phelps County, about three miles south of Elm Creek. While it’s one of the lesser-known recreation areas in the state, it happens to be one of the most beautiful.
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This captivating video shows a dive in one of the lakes at Sandy Channel. What they see under the water is really fascinating.
If you’re more into fishing, this video of a family fishing trip might just convince you to put Sandy Channel on your list of fishing spots this summer.
Have you ever visited Sandy Channel State Recreation Area? We’d love to see pictures from your trip in our comments section!
As a lifelong Nebraskan, Delana loves discovering the many hidden treasures of her state. She has worked as a writer and editor since 2007. Delana's work has been featured on more than a dozen websites and in Nebraska Life Magazine.
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