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Ten Reasons Why You NEED To The Visit Nebraska National Forest Bessey Ranger District

Posted by on Oct 13, 2020 in Blog | Comments Off on Ten Reasons Why You NEED To The Visit Nebraska National Forest Bessey Ranger District

As fall continues to run its course, the question of ‘what to do’ should never be questioned when you live in a state with as much untapped natural (and manmade) beauty as Nebraska. Nestled within the state’s undeniably scenic and famous Sandhills lies a forest whose beauty is as equally intriguing as its notoriety. What forest is this, you might ask? It’s the Bessey Ranger District, of course! Revered as the largest manmade forest on the North American continent, the Bessey Ranger District occupancies an area of 141 square miles (or 90,000 acres) just west of Halsey, NE, and 40...

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Scenic Nebraska Drives

Posted by on Sep 15, 2020 in Blog | Comments Off on Scenic Nebraska Drives

The summer months are winding down and we are starting to see a change of seasons. Days are becoming shorter, temperatures are dropping, and colors are starting to change. Surely everyone enjoys the heat and long days that come with the summer months but there is just something so refreshing about the fall. There is crispness in the air that makes us all remember why we love the Midwest. The wonderful changing of seasons. Take some time this fall to go explore and find yourself in the beautiful autumn landscape. Below we have made a list of some the most beautiful scenic drives in Nebraska....

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Fall camping tips for the adventurous

Posted by on Aug 26, 2020 in Blog, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Fall camping tips for the adventurous

  If you’re the type that thinks the camping opportunities end with the changing of the seasons, you’re missing out on some truly unique adventures. Sure, summer camping is great. Lakes, boats, swimming, and bathing in the sun on a sandy beach are activities we support 100%! But have you ever spent a couple days off the grid, enjoying the scenery that only comes to life during the cooler fall months? You should. In fact, you should start planning that trip right now. Your soul deserves it! We’ve put together a short list of tips you can use to make the most of your fall adventure,...

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Essentials for Your Nebraska Tanking Adventure

Posted by on Jul 27, 2020 in Blog | Comments Off on Essentials for Your Nebraska Tanking Adventure

Essentials for Your Nebraska Tanking Adventure

With Nebraska containing around 24,000 miles of rivers and streams, it’s no wonder that going on a river adventure has become such a popular pastime in our great state. Tanking in particular, which is when a group of people float down the river in a stock tank, has become the river adventure of choice among both Nebraska natives and visitors. If you’ve never been on a tanking trip, you’re in for a treat – it’s an inexpensive, safe and fun way to spend time with friends and family on the water, with lots of room to spread out, relax and enjoy the big, blue Nebraska sky. If this all...

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The 13th Annual Polar Bear Tank Race

Posted by on Feb 5, 2020 in Blog | Comments Off on The 13th Annual Polar Bear Tank Race

The 13th Annual Polar Bear Tank Race

Are you ready for another winter celebration full of friendly competition, food and friends? Then get ready for the 13th annual Polar Bear Tank Race! Festivities kick off Friday, March 6, and it’s the perfect way to say goodbye to the winter blues and enjoy a weekend of adventure, laughter and good old-fashioned rivalries on the river. If you’ve never been tanking before, then this is a great opportunity to find out what all the fuss is about! During the summer months, tanking is a wildly popular and relaxing way to beat the summer heat. Floating down the Middle Loup River in a big round...

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New Year’s Resolution: Travel More

Posted by on Dec 30, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on New Year’s Resolution: Travel More

New Year’s Resolution: Travel More

Well friends, it’s that time of year again, when we start getting excited about all the silly little promises we make to ourselves as we welcome a new year. We’re going to eat better, naturally. That gym membership we used last January, we’re renewing that, because well, we’re definitely getting in shape this year! We’re going to stop watching so much Netflix and pick up more books, and get involved in community service, and spend more time with our parents, and start doing yoga, and and and… These are all great ideas, and you should totally get started on them. But if you really...

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