Local Area Attractions Near Ogallala / I-80 KOA Journey
We have many attractions and things to do within a 250 mile radius. Make Ogallala I-80 your base camp and stay longer with us.
Lake McConaughy Visitors/Water Interpretive Center
The Visitors Center features interactive educational exhibits on the Platte River and High Plains Aquifer. The 8,700 square foot facility houses administrative offices for both the Game & Parks Commission and Central Nebraska Public Power & Irrigation District.
35,000 surface acres and 105 miles of shoreline make for the states largest playground. Sailing, windsurfing, scuba diving, water skiing, picnicking, hunting, ice skating, backpacking, eagle viewing are just a few things that will keep you busy!!!
9 miles north of Ogallala, Nebraska, United States, near U.S. Highway 26 and Nebraska Highway 61
Ogallala, NE 69153
Spruce Street Station
Visit the Spruce Street Visitor Center
Open Memorial Day Weekend to Labor Day Weekend. Built in 1922, the Spruce Street Station in Ogallala is considered one of the best preserved of fewer than 20 former Standard Oil stations still standing. Once the state's largest marketer of petroleum products, Standard Oil of Nebraska rose to prominence with the advent of the automobile.
Petrified Wood Gallery
The collection contains ancient woods, gemstones, fossils, and Native American arrowheads and artifacts. Some of the most unique items include artwork and music boxes constructed of petrified wood pieces. The gift shop features artwork, jewelry and other treasures from local and regional artists.
Local Area Recreation Near Ogallala / I-80 KOA Journey
In your geocaching adventures, be sure and check out the 10 caches placed by the Keith County Visitors Committee. Just search for “Keith County” at www.geocaching.com. Keith County's geocaching trail will lead you from the Thrill of the Hill to the End of the Trail. You'll explore historic sites from our pioneer, Texas Trail and Lincoln Highway eras, and discover some unique recreational spots and visitor attractions. Good luck geocaching! https://ilovelakemac.com/plan-your-visit/geocaching/