Archive for the ‘Recreation’ Category

First Day Hike at the Buffalo Bill Ranch

Come celebrate the New Years with a first day hike. Enjoy the beauty of the Buffalo Bill SRA while grabbing a few new caches that will only be available that day. This is a great event for beginners to experienced geocachers, groups to the individual cacher. Meet at the picnic shelter located in the SRA […]

Trick or Feet in Sutherland

Get out and get moving for Halloween with this Glow-In-The-Dark 5K or fun mile run in Sutherland. The fun starts at the football field concession stand at 6pm.

Haunted Trail

What’s scarier than a haunted building? It could be ghosts and goblins that aren’t confined indoors. The public will have the chance to find out this weekend. Monsters of every sort will run free south of Brady thanks to the North Platte Community College Lady Knights softball team. The hauntings will be from 8 p.m. […]

Sandhill Crane Guided Viewing

Witness the spectacular sights and sounds of the annual Sandhill Crane migration in the North Platte area. The tour is approximately one hour, binoculars provided. The cost is $10 per person. Tours run every day March 1 – April 15. To reserve your tour, call 308-660-2184. Provided by the 12th Man Errand Service.

NEBRASKAland National Bank Urban Adventure Race

Teams will run, trek, bike, and navigate their way in and around North Platte in an allotted time frame finding checkpoints and doing challenges! Fun for all ages and abilities! There are three divisions: Male, Female, and CoEd in teams of up to 3 people. Awarding top 3 places for Male, Female, and CoEd. Teams […]

Improvements at Sutherland’s Oregon Trails Golf Course

Courtesy of the The Courier-Times, serving the communities of Sutherland, Hershey and Paxton. The article appeared in the February 27, 2014 print edition. A gazebo, trees and several other improvements are on tap for the driving range at the Sutherland Oregon Trails Golf Course, which now serves as the home course for the school golf […]

North Platte Holiday Escapes

If you’re coming to visit North Platte or one of our other Lincoln County communities in November or December chances are you’re not coming for our many attractions and festivals.  You’re probably coming to visit family for the Holidays.  For some of you it’s coming home and for others it may be a new experience […]

Sutherland Chamber Golf and Horseshoe Tournament

Sutherland Chamber of Commerce Golf and Horseshoe Tournament at Sutherland Oregon Trail Golf Course, Saturday October 19 at 12:00pm. 4 man scramble, all players will throw horseshoes and play 9 holes of golf. The scores together will determine the winner. $50 a person or $200 a team, includes the cart. $10 for each Mulligan – […]

Sutherland Flatrock Riders OHV Park

If offroad riding is what moves you, the Sutherland Flatrock Riders OHV Park is for you! Located just west of the Sutherland Reservoir off of Highway 25 about two miles south of Sutherland, Nebraska, the 30-acre park offers both dirt bike and ATV courses. Want to see what riding the course is like? Check out […]