Saunders County   

Jack Sinn Memorial Wildlife Management Area:
Jack Sinn consists of 1,500 acres of marsh and grasslands, which are open for hiking, hunting, and nature exploration. This saline wetland area provides needed habitat for wildlife.

Located south of Ceresco along Highway 77 and east along Ashland Road.

Contact Information:
Nebraska Game and Parks Commission
2200 N. 33rd St.
Lincoln, NE 68503
Phone: (402) 471-0641

Larkspur Wildlife Management Area:
Larkspur includes 160 acres of rounded native prairie hilltops with deep draws and gullies. The draws have 37 acres of mature timber.

Located 3 miles west, 1 mile north, and a .5 mile west of Valparaiso from Highways 66 and 79.

Contact Information:
Nebraska Game and Parks Commission
2200 N. 33rd St.
Lincoln, NE 68503
Phone: (402) 471-0641

Memphis State Recreation Area:
Memphis includes a 48-acre lake surrounded by 163 acres of land. This area offers hiking, fishing, wildlife viewing and other recreational activities. Park permit required

Located by Memphis (between Ceresco and Wahoo) along Highway 63.

Contact Information:
Memphis SRA
3019 Apple St
Lincoln, NE 68503
Phone: (402) 471-5566

Red Cedar Lake
Red Cedar Lake includes 175-acre area of land and a 51-acre area lake. Entry is free.

Located 6 miles north and 2 miles west of Valparaiso.

Contact Information:
Red Cedar Lake
Lower Platte South NRD
Phone: (402) 476-2729


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Jack Sinn Wildlife Management Area photo provided by NEBRASKAland Magazine/Nebraska Game and Parks Commission


Memphis State Recreation Area photo provided by NEBRASKAland Magazine/Nebraska Game and Parks Commission