Nebraska Outdoor Calendar

First Day Hike at Calamus SRA

Calamus State Recreation Area 42285 York Point Rd, Burwell, NE

Start off your New Year with a First Day Hike at Calamus State Recreation Area! Join us for a moderate, 1 mile hike along the Homestead Campground Loop beginning at 1:30 p.m. Central Time. Meet at Homestead Knolls fish cleaning station. Hikers will have a chance to see diverse wildlife as well as scenic views […]

Calamus Pumpkin Carvers Event

Calamus State Recreation Area 42285 York Point Rd, Burwell, NE

Come on over to Calamus SRA for some pumpkin fun! The event will include pumpkin carving, games & prizes, downhill pumpkin rolling derby, campsite decorating, haunted houses, trick-or-treating and lighted pumpkin displays. Due to COVID-19, there will no longer be a potluck lunch, and the campground area will be closed to vehicle traffic. Schedule 9:30 […]

Calamus Castles

Calamus State Recreation Area 42285 York Point Rd, Burwell, NE

Try your hand at sand castle building at our Calamus Castles event! Activity Schedule: 10:30 a.m. --- Registration begins at Homestead Knolls Day Use Area 12:00 p.m. --- Sculpting begins 4:00 p.m. --- Sculpting ends and judging begins 5:00 p.m. --- Winners and awards presentation in Day Use Area Class Options: -10 & Under -Open […]

Postponed: Calamus Kayak Adventure Race

Calamus State Recreation Area 42285 York Point Rd, Burwell, NE

This event has been postponed after a health alert for harmful algal blooms was issued at the lake. A rescheduled date will be determined and updated here.  Join us on Thursday, July 29 for the Calamus Kayak Adventure Race at Calamus SRA! The race will be separated into 4 divisions: Kids, Adults, Open Class, and […]

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