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Keith County Info

Click here for the latest information on campgrounds, camping areas, day-use areas, and regulations at Lake McConaughy and Lake Ogallala. 

• Contact Nebraska State Patrol Dispatch at 308-535-8047 for non-emergency law enforcement issues and monitor weatherband radios or apps like CodeRED for changing weather conditions.  Call 911 for emergencies.
• The possession and consumption of alcohol is prohibited at Lake McConaughy and Lake Ogallala State Recreation Areas.
•Nebraska state park entry permits are required for all vehicles. Buy permits online in advance at OutdoorNebraska.org.
• Yes, beach camping is permitted. Four-wheel drive is needed for beach driving.  Camping is available in seven designated campgrounds and 23 designated camping areas across the parks,

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Featured Event


Flights of Honor Exhibit – Brule, NE

Brule, Nebraska is hosting a traveling display recognizing Nebraska veterans Oct. 1-4 at the Brule Community Center.

The Flights of Honor exhibit will be displayed Thursday, Oct. 1 from 1 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Satur

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Featured Attraction


Petrified Wood & Art 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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