Description - Nebraska's state park system encompasses 8 state parks and 79 resreation areas across the state, with parklands to suit virtually every outdoor taste. The recreation areas allow the visitor to get back to nature amid the unspoiled beauty of the wilderness. you can find just the right locale from among Nebraska's exceptional system of state parks and recreation areas.
- Although not as developed for recreation as the State parks, the Nebraska revreation areas offer a vast area of outdoor lands set aside for use by the public.
Recreation - Hunting, hiking, camping and a wide variety of other outdoor experiences can be had in the Nebraska recreation areas.
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.
Maps and directions to each area are available on the individual wildernet.com pages describing the areas.