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5 Things To Do With Kids This Summer Around Lake Mac

  1. Happy Camper Run
    The 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk is Saturday, June 25 at beautiful Lake Ogallala. Registration is at 8:00 AM, and the run will go from 9:00-11:00 AM. There’s also a free penny carnival with bounce house, games and popcorn for the kids. Park entry permit required to access the Lake Ogallala area. It’s a fun time for all ages and proceeds benefit the High Plains Royal Family Kids Camp, which exists to give every foster child a chance to attend a fun, encouraging summer camp.  There’s also the Rotary Dam Run (5K & 1 Mile Walk/Run) coming up Saturday, July 23 with proceeds to benefit the worldwide eradication of polio.
  2. Kids Camps at UNL Cedar Point Biological Station
    There’s the Art Adventure Camp with Science Focus July 11-13 and Explore Science Camp July 18-21.

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Featured Event


75th Anniversary of Dam

Mark your calendar for July 22-23 and come help us celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Kingsley Dam and Lake McConaughy!

2 Days of Fun & Activities For the Whole Family!

FRIDAY, July 22, 2016
Morning kickoff
Lake McCon

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Featured Attraction


Petrified Wood Gallery

There’s always something new at the Petrified Wood Gallery: “Keith County’s Little Gem.”   Visit the collection of ancient woods, gemstones, fossils, and Native American arrowheads and artifacts. Some of the most unique it

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