Since 1986, Firethorn has been one of Nebraska’s premier private country clubs. Golfers of all skill levels relish the opportunity to tee off on 18 of the most scenic and challenging holes in Lincoln. The golf course’s natural beauty emphasizes natural contours and native prairie rough throughout the course. With more than 205 acres of lush fast greens, manicured fairways and well-placed hazards, a premium is placed on shot accuracy.
Since its opening in 2001, Hawks Field at Haymarket Park has been one of college baseball’s best ballparks as well as home of the professional independent Lincoln Saltdogs baseball team. Set on 32 acres one-half mile west of campus near downtown, the complex combines private and public entities, giving the University of Nebraska and the City of Lincoln a one-of-a-kind facility for the Huskers and the Lincoln Saltdogs of the American Association of Independent League Professional Baseball.
Hickman City Park is home to three ball fields. One is a Legion baseball field, the other two are multi-use baseball/softball fields.
Highlands Golf Course in Lincoln, Nebraska is an 18-hole, championship, public golf course designed in 1993 by Jeff Brauer. The course has matured beautifully and offers sweeping, rolling terrain that makes the course a pleasure to play. Varying wind conditions can offer a great challenge to the golfers.
When Hillcrest Country Club was first established in 1943, its founders chose to develop the club in a traditional fashion, offering both social and leisure activites. During its existence, the club has worked to provide members and their guests with excellent facilites for dining, social occasions and special celebrations in addition to its well-groomed course, tennis courts and swimming pool.