- Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
City Name: Ogallala
Direction from City Center to Hotel: West
Golf: 28 MI/ 45.06 KM North West
Outdoor Tennis: 2 MI/ 3.22 KM North
For the outdoor lover, you will enjoy Lake McConaughy with boating, fishing, bird watching all for the outdoor traveler. Kingsley Dam, located 9 miles north of Ogallala, Nebraska is the second largest, hydraulic fill dam in the world. It is over 162 feet high, 3.1 miles long, has 26 million cubic yards of material, and holds Lake McConaughy, which is 22 miles long and 142 feet deep.
When Visiting Ogallala, enjoy Petrified Wood Gallery and see a showcase of natural history specializing in ancient woods and fossils from around the world plus Native American arrowheads and artifacts. Take a step back into the past at Boot Hill Cemetery was the final resting place for cowboys, drifters, and settlers.
Don't Go Home Without
Mansion on the Hill is a wonderful museum in the heart of downtown Ogallala! Rich in the area's history! Ogallala's Front Street - Cowboy Capital of Nebraska! Enjoy a trip to the days of the cattle trail drives from Texas to Ogallala at Front Street.
The Holiday Inn Express and Suites is located about 3 miles from Searle Field Municipal Airport. Shuttle is offered by Ogallala Public Transportation.