Fort Kearny State Recreation Area

Nebraska State Park

Write a Review
Fort Kearny State Recreation Area Road Kearney, NE 68847 308-865-5305 Official Website

GPS: 40.6521, -98.9894

  • Overview
  • Q&A
  • Cell Service
  • Reviews (3)
  • Amenities

Overview of Fort Kearny State Recreation Area

Number of Sites 110

Pad Type gravel

Reservations yes

Elevation 2,099 ft / 639 m

Tent Camping Yes

Q&A - Ask the Community about Fort Kearny State Recreation Area

Campendium users haven't asked any questions about Fort Kearny State Recreation Area

Reviews of Fort Kearny State Recreation Area 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 7/7/2018
2 reviews
“Par to sub par”

Reviewed 7/7/2018

Nightly rate: $20
Days stayed: 5
Site Number: 85
Overall Rating

Be prepared for the feedlot smell from around 8-9 pm every night. The water stations are old hand pump water wells which would be fine if any of them had a hand pump to get the water! Be careful when reserving a site. On line said the site I had was partially shaded. There was a tree by it that may provide partial shade in about 15 ye... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com

4 reviews
“Well manicured state park conveniently located off I-80”

Reviewed 9/22/2017

Nightly rate: $28
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 113
Overall Rating

We were headed east on I-80 and had planned to stay in a Walmart parking lot but 90+ degree temps made electric hookups a necessity. We found Ft Kearney after a quick internet search. It's between exits on the interstate so when leaving we just continued traveling east on the secondary road to the next exit and didn't have to backtrack... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

John would stay here again

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com

Thumb 120
ReneeC
VA 18' Keystone Springdale Toyota Highlander
55 reviews
“Crop dusting and rotting fish.”

Reviewed 5/25/2015

Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

Because we were staying over a weekend we had reserved a site online. That wasn't necessary since there were plenty of sites open. Additionally, we unknowingly chose one of the worst sites from the online map. We stayed here in 2012 in a pop-up camper. This park has several positives, but I still wasn't able to give it a good review... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com

Be the first to add a note for Fort Kearny State Recreation Area!

Add a note!

Be the first to add a video for Fort Kearny State Recreation Area!

Add Video!

Have you written a blog post about Fort Kearny State Recreation Area?

Share it here!

Contact us to update this listing.

Amenities

Hookups
  • 50 Amp
  • 30 Amp
  • 20 Amp
  • dry camping
  • Partial Hookups
Recreation
  • fishing
  • picnic area
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities
  • big rig
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities
  • dump station
  • restrooms: flush
  • showers
  • trash
  • water available
Pets
  • pets

Nearby

Bassway Strip State Wildlife Area

Next to River small lake crystal clear water good for canoeing and fishing

- GeorgieFritsche

The Archway

Noisy but convenient

- Katie and Todd

Kearney RV Park & Campground

Nice, level sites

- 2Hippys

Windmill State Rec Area

Perfect overnight spot

- Serenity Sunrise

Group 2 Created with Sketch.
Back to Top