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Description - This information was provided by NEBRASKA GAME AND PARKS COMMISSION

Blue River is a 14-acre recreation area located next to the Big Blue River. This area offers picnicking and fishing, and is for day use only. No camping is allowed.Featuring an overlook of the Blue River, here you can find picnic tables, charcoal grills, fishing and river access.

Attractions - Water: Yes Picnicking: Yes Picnic Tables: 10 Grills: 10 River Access: Yes Fishing: Yes

Recreation - This area offers picnicking and fishing, and is for day use only. No camping is allowed.

Climate - Nebraska has a moderate climate with high humidity. The relative humidity in this state averages 70 percent throughout the year. Winter temperatures normally average between 20 and 45 degrees F. March brings warmer weather and temperatures above freezing for most of the month. Spring is in full swing by late April when temperatures often reach above 60 degrees F. Summer temperatures reach highs of 95 degrees F frequently, with warm weather continuing into mid September. Crisp fall weather truly begins in October when nighttime temperatures begin to dip into the low 40s. The wettest time of the year in this state is late spring through summer.

Location - 5 N of Dorchester

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Contact Information:
Blue River State Recreation Area, 3019 Apple Street , Lincoln, NEBRASKA, 68503, Phone: (402) 471-5566
, Marvin.Kunze@ngpc.ne.gov

Additional Information:
Nebraska Recreation Areas -

Blue River State Recreation Area - Official site of Blue River State Recreation Area


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