Parks and recreation in and near Eustis

Lakes and Rivers:

• Johnson Lake: Cabins, Boating, Fishing, Skiing, Excellent Camping - 13 miles
• Gallagher Lake: Primitive Camping, Boating, Fishing - 7 miles
• CNPPID Canal: Fishing, Boating, Wildlife Viewing - 7 miles
• Harry Strunk Lake: Cabins, Boating, Fishing, Skiing, Excellent Camping - 30 miles
• Platte River: Floating, Wildlife Viewing, Some Fishing - 16 miles
• Republican River: Floating, Wildlife Viewing, Some Fishing - 40 miles

Bird watching/Eagle/Sandhill Crane viewing

Upland Turkey, Pheasant and Quail Hunting - visit Great Nebraska Hunting for more information

Attractions:
• Plumcreek Massacre - 35 miles

Golf Courses:

• Johnson Lake: 18-hole course nestled below the Johnson Lake dam- 13 miles
• Cozad: 9-hole course flat but challenging - 14 miles
• Curtis: 9-hole very beautiful along Medicine Creek - 30 miles
• Cambridge: 9-hole valley type course - 40 miles

Sights to See:

• World largest silica mill remains - 5 miles
• Rolling hills with wildlife-deer, turkeys, pheasant, quail, prairie dogs - 1 mile

Museums:

• Henri Museum, Cozad, Neb. - 15 miles
• Dawson County Museum & Hartland Military, Lexington, Neb. - 30 miles
• Frontier County Historical Society Museum, Curtis, Neb. - 30 miles
• Heartland Museum of Military Vehicles, Lexington, Neb. 30 Miles.


Parks:

• Lions Club Johnson Memorial Park, west side of town
• Kinderparken, downtown, adjacent to shopping area
• Municipal, with tennis courts and a shelter house, also accommodates RV's with full hookups

Swimming:

• Eustis Indoor Pool, Olympic size pool attached to school open all year around to public
• Johnson Lake, Sandy beaches - 13 miles