Top RV Camping near Sakakawea Lake

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Best RV Camping Sites Near Sakakawea Lake, NE (51)

    Camper-submitted photo from COE Harlan County Lake Hunter Cove Park
    Camper-submitted photo from COE Harlan County Lake Hunter Cove Park
    Camper-submitted photo from COE Harlan County Lake Hunter Cove Park
    Camper-submitted photo from COE Harlan County Lake Hunter Cove Park
    Camper-submitted photo from COE Harlan County Lake Hunter Cove Park
    Camper-submitted photo from COE Harlan County Lake Hunter Cove Park

    1.

    COE Harlan County Lake Hunter Cove Park

    8 Reviews
    39 Photos
    8 Saves
    Republican City, Nebraska

    Overview

    Hunter Cove Park is located on the eastern end of Harlan County Lake near Republican City, Nebraska. The 13,000-acre Harlan County Lake is the second largest lake in Nebraska. The lake and surrounding land hold great appeal for sportsmen, birders, naturalists or anyone wanting to just get away.

    Recreation

    Harlan County Lake is popular for fishing, hiking, hunting and boating. Walleye, wipers, white bass, northern pike and channel catfish are the most sought-after fish species. Game animals include pheasant, quail, prairie chicken, white-tailed and mule deer, turkey, waterfowl, rabbit and squirrel. The lake offers a variety of hiking trails of varying length and style, as well as one equestrian trail a short drive away. An off-road vehicle trail is located in nearby Republican City.

    Facilities

    Harlan County Lake is popular for fishing, hiking, hunting and boating. Walleye, wipers, white bass, northern pike and channel catfish are the most sought-after fish species. Game animals include pheasant, quail, prairie chicken, white-tailed and mule deer, turkey, waterfowl, rabbit and squirrel. The lake offers a variety of hiking trails of varying length and style, as well as one equestrian trail a short drive away. An off-road vehicle trail is located in nearby Republican City.

    Natural Features

    Located in south central Nebraska, lands surrounding Harlan County Lake are primarily mixed grass prairie land. The campground is mostly forested, offering ample shade during the warmth of summer. The Republican River Valley was once occupied by one of the greatest concentrations of buffalo on the Great Plains and was a favored hunting ground for the Pawnee, Sioux, Cheyenne, and Arapaho Indian tribes.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • RVs
    • Tents

    $18 - $24 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from COE Harlan County Lake Methodist Cove Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from COE Harlan County Lake Methodist Cove Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from COE Harlan County Lake Methodist Cove Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from COE Harlan County Lake Methodist Cove Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from COE Harlan County Lake Methodist Cove Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from COE Harlan County Lake Methodist Cove Campground

    2.

    COE Harlan County Lake Methodist Cove Campground

    7 Reviews
    6 Photos
    5 Saves
    Alma, Nebraska

    Overview

    Methodist Cove Park is located on the west side of Harlan County Lake by Alma, Nebraska. The 13,000-acre Harlan County Lake is the second largest lake in the state. The lake and surrounding land hold great appeal for sportsmen, birders, naturalists or anyone wanting to just get away.

    Recreation

    Harlan County Lake is popular for fishing, hiking, hunting and boating. Walleye, wipers, white bass, northern pike and channel catfish are the most sought after fish species. Game animals include pheasant, quail, prairie chicken, white-tailed and mule deer, turkey, waterfowl, rabbit and squirrel. The lake offers a variety of hiking trails of varying length and style, as well as one equestrian trail a short drive away. An off-road vehicle trail is located in nearby Republican City.

    Facilities

    Harlan County Lake is popular for fishing, hiking, hunting and boating. Walleye, wipers, white bass, northern pike and channel catfish are the most sought after fish species. Game animals include pheasant, quail, prairie chicken, white-tailed and mule deer, turkey, waterfowl, rabbit and squirrel. The lake offers a variety of hiking trails of varying length and style, as well as one equestrian trail a short drive away. An off-road vehicle trail is located in nearby Republican City.

    Natural Features

    Located in South Central Nebraska, lands surrounding Harlan County Lake are primarily mixed grass prairie land. The campground is mostly forested, offering ample shade during the warmth of summer. The Republican River Valley was once occupied by one of the greatest concentrations of buffalo on the Great Plains and was a favored hunting ground for the Pawnee, Sioux, Cheyenne and Arapaho Indian tribes.

    • Pets
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • RVs
    • Tents
    • Group

    $16 - $26 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from North Shore Marina Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from North Shore Marina Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from North Shore Marina Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from North Shore Marina Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from North Shore Marina Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from North Shore Marina Campground

    3.

    North Shore Marina Campground

    2 Reviews
    11 Photos
    1 Save
    Republican City, Nebraska

    This recreation area is part of Harlan County Lake

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
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      4.

      Alma RV Park City Park

      2 Reviews
      1 Save
      Alma, Nebraska

      This recreation area is part of Harlan County Lake

      • Pets
      • Fires
      • Electric Hookups
      • Phone Service
      • Reservable
      • ADA Access

      $28 / night

      Camper-submitted photo from North Outlet Camping
      Camper-submitted photo from North Outlet Camping
      Camper-submitted photo from North Outlet Camping
      Camper-submitted photo from North Outlet Camping
      Camper-submitted photo from North Outlet Camping
      Camper-submitted photo from North Outlet Camping
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        6.

        Patterson Harbor Marina

        1 Review
        2 Saves
        Republican City, Nebraska

        This recreation area is part of Harlan County Lake

        • Phone Service
        • ADA Access
        • RVs
        • Tents
        • Cabins
        • Standard (Tent/RV)
        Camper-submitted photo from Fort Kearny State Recreation Area
        Camper-submitted photo from Fort Kearny State Recreation Area
        Camper-submitted photo from Fort Kearny State Recreation Area
        Camper-submitted photo from Fort Kearny State Recreation Area
        Camper-submitted photo from Fort Kearny State Recreation Area
        Camper-submitted photo from Fort Kearny State Recreation Area

        7.

        Fort Kearny State Recreation Area

        15 Reviews
        27 Photos
        73 Saves
        Kearney, Nebraska

        Welcome to Fort Kearny State Recreation Area, a gem of a campground that offers a peaceful retreat with plenty of amenities. This spot is perfect for those looking to unwind and enjoy nature. The campground is open all year, so you can plan your visit whenever it suits you.

        One of the standout features here is the abundance of shade, which makes it a comfortable place to set up camp, especially during the warmer months. The campground is also big rig friendly, so RV travelers will find it accommodating. For those who prefer a more rustic experience, there are tent sites available as well.

        You'll find electric hookups at many sites, and there are showers on-site, though they do require coins to operate. So, make sure to bring some quarters or small bills for the coin machine. Pets are welcome, and there are plenty of playgrounds to keep the kids entertained. Plus, the campground hosts offer free bike rentals, which is a fantastic way to explore the area.

        Located near Kearney, NE, this campground is just a short drive off the interstate, making it a convenient stop for travelers. The surrounding area is beautiful, with little lakes and cottonwood trees adding to the serene atmosphere. If you're into wildlife, keep an eye out for deer during your morning walks.

        While you're here, don't miss the chance to visit the nearby Fort Kearny historical site. It's a great way to add a bit of history to your camping trip. Overall, Fort Kearny State Recreation Area offers a blend of convenience, comfort, and natural beauty that makes it a great choice for your next camping adventure.

        • Pets
        • Fires
        • Electric Hookups
        • Phone Service
        • Reservable
        • ADA Access
        Camper-submitted photo from Kearney RV Park & Campground
        Camper-submitted photo from Kearney RV Park & Campground
        Camper-submitted photo from Kearney RV Park & Campground
        Camper-submitted photo from Kearney RV Park & Campground
        Camper-submitted photo from Kearney RV Park & Campground
        Camper-submitted photo from Kearney RV Park & Campground

        8.

        Kearney RV Park & Campground

        13 Reviews
        30 Photos
        20 Saves
        Kearney, Nebraska

        Welcome to Kearney RV Park & Campground! This spot is a solid choice for anyone looking to rest up during a road trip or spend a few days exploring the area. The campground offers a range of accommodations, including tent sites, RV spots, and even some glamping options.

        One of the standout features here is the level concrete pads, making setup a breeze. The facilities are top-notch, with clean bathrooms, showers, and even a laundry area. If you're traveling with pets, you'll appreciate the spacious dog park where your furry friends can run and play.

        For those who need to stay connected, the Wi-Fi is excellent, and cell service is strong. There's also a small market on-site for any essentials you might need. While campfires aren't allowed, you can still enjoy a picnic at one of the many tables scattered around the campground.

        Located near Kearney, NE, the campground is conveniently close to a bike and walking path that leads into the city and to the nearby archway. There's even a stocked pond for catch-and-release fishing, no license required.

        Visitors have mentioned that the campground is easy to navigate with plenty of pull-through spaces, making it ideal for a quick overnight stay or a longer visit. The staff is friendly and helpful, ensuring a smooth check-in process even if you arrive late.

        So, if you're passing through Nebraska and need a comfortable, well-equipped place to stay, Kearney RV Park & Campground is a great option. Just be prepared for a bit of road noise due to its proximity to the highway, but most folks find it manageable with a fan or some earplugs. Enjoy your stay!

        • Pets
        • Electric Hookups
        • Phone Service
        • Reservable
        • ADA Access
        • RVs
        Camper-submitted photo from South Outlet Camping
        Camper-submitted photo from South Outlet Camping
        Camper-submitted photo from South Outlet Camping
        Camper-submitted photo from South Outlet Camping
        Camper-submitted photo from South Outlet Camping
        Camper-submitted photo from South Outlet Camping

        9.

        South Outlet Camping

        1 Review
        6 Photos
        Republican City, Nebraska
        • Pets
        • Fires
        • Phone Service
        • RVs
        • Tents
        • Group

        $12 / night

        Camper-submitted photo from Prairie Dog Campground — Prairie Dog State Park
        Camper-submitted photo from Prairie Dog Campground — Prairie Dog State Park
        Camper-submitted photo from Prairie Dog Campground — Prairie Dog State Park
        Camper-submitted photo from Prairie Dog Campground — Prairie Dog State Park
        Camper-submitted photo from Prairie Dog Campground — Prairie Dog State Park
        Camper-submitted photo from Prairie Dog Campground — Prairie Dog State Park

        10.

        Prairie Dog Campground — Prairie Dog State Park

        10 Reviews
        17 Photos
        22 Saves
        Norton, Kansas

        Welcome to Prairie Dog Campground at Prairie Dog State Park, nestled near Norton, Kansas. This place is a gem for anyone looking to escape into nature without sacrificing comfort. Whether you're rolling in with a big rig, pitching a tent, or looking for a cozy cabin, this campground has got you covered.

        One of the standout features here is the full hookups available for RVs, making it a breeze for those traveling with larger setups. The pull-thru sites are especially convenient, and many offer stunning views of the Norton Reservoir. If you're into fishing, you're in luck—this place is a hotspot for anglers, especially on weekends.

        For those who prefer a more rustic experience, the primitive sites are spacious and come with shelters. Just be prepared for a bit of wildlife; you'll likely see deer wandering around, and yes, there are plenty of prairie dogs to keep you entertained. The park is also home to turkeys, whitetail deer, and even the occasional coyote call in the distance.

        Families will appreciate the playground and the small city of prairie dogs that can keep kids occupied for hours. If you're into photography, the expansive open grasslands and the lake are perfect for capturing some stunning shots. And let's not forget the beautiful sunsets and the occasional dramatic storm rolling over the plains—Mother Nature puts on quite a show here.

        Amenities include drinking water, showers, toilets, and even a sanitary dump. Pets are welcome, so feel free to bring your furry friends along. Just remember to keep the noise down; this place is all about soaking in the natural beauty and tranquility.

        So, whether you're here for a night or planning a longer stay, Prairie Dog Campground offers a little something for everyone. Enjoy your stay and don't forget to take a moment to just listen—Mother Nature is always talking.

        • Pets
        • Fires
        • Electric Hookups
        • Phone Service
        • Reservable
        • ADA Access
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      According to TheDyrt.com, the most popular rv campground near Sakakawea Lake is COE Harlan County Lake Hunter Cove Park with a 4.4-star rating from 8 reviews.

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