River Life Airboat Tours

River Life Airboat Tours is a great way to9 spent quality outdoor time with your family and friends on the Platte River.  Book a tour for birthdays, corporate outings, family reunions, class reunions or anytime you’re looking for a good time.

River Life Airboat Tours, PO Box 597, North Bend, NE  68649

Phone: 402-720-0007


Atkinson Lake State Recreation Area

14-acre lake on the Elkhorn River. Fishing, picnicking and wildlife viewing.
Primitive camping, 16 trailers, $6-$10.
1 mile west | Atkinson, NE | (402) 684-2921

Fullerton Broken Arrow Wilderness

Activities along the Cedar River and hiking trails., Unlimited tents, 25 trailers, 11 cabins.
1025 N. 4th St, 1/8 mi. N. on NE Hwy 14. | Fullerton, NE | 308-536-2441

Memorial AquaVenture Water Park

54-inch Raft Slide, play station featuring over 20 water features, wave pool and shooting geysers

715 S 1st Street | Norfolk, NE | (402) 844-2270

Pawnee Plunge

Featuring four slides, lazy river and Alligator Alley

OPEN for the season May 23, 2015

560 33rd Avenue | Columbus, NE | (402) 562-4269

Boone County Raceway

Races held Fridays, May through August.

11th and Fairview | Albion, NE | (402) 395-5171

Bluebird Nursery, Inc.

519 Bryan Street | Clarkson, NE | 402-892-3457

U.S. 30 Speedway

Stock car racing Thursday nights, May-Sept.

Three miles west of Columbus on Highway 30 | Columbus, NE | (402) 563-1561

Columbus Racetrack

Live thoroughbred horse racing August-Labor Day, Friday-Sunday. Year-round simulcast racing Thursday-Sunday.

822 15th Street | Columbus, NE | (402) 564-0133

DeGroot Orchard

Walking tours are available

North of town along Highway 81 (and nine miles south of Norfolk) | Madison, NE | (402) 454-3445