Description - Nebraska's state park system encompasses 87 areas across the state. The Nebrqaska Game and Parks Commission manages eight state Parks. Nebraska is a rural state of rolling praries and its state parks offer a variety of outdoor experience in its natural setting.
- The plains of Nebraska extend from the prairies in the east, rising up to meet the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in the west. Whether you're seeking the ultimate in modern conveniences in a picturesque outdoor setting or want to get back to nature amid the unspoiled beauty of the wilderness, you can find just the right locale from among Nebraska's exceptional state park areas.
Recreation - Camping, hunting, fishing, and a wide variety of outdoor recreation are available in the state Parks of Nebraska.
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 driving directions to each state park are available at the individual wilderent.com park pages of this section.