Conestoga State Recreation Area

3800 Conestoga Lake State Recreation Rd (Get directions)
Denton, NE 68339

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Conestoga is a 230-acre reservoir surrounded by 486 acres of land. The area offers power boating, picnicking, hiking and biking trails, camping and fishing. Located just two miles north of Denton in rural Lancaster County, Conestoga is a popular getaway for visitors from Lincoln and the surrounding area.

Fishing: Generally, bluegill, common carp, channel catfish, flat head catfish, freshwater drum, large mouth bass and walleye can be found in Conestoga Lake. Additionally, there is one fish cleaning station.

Boating: Only non-powered and electric-motor boating is permitted at Conestoga. The area offers one ramp and one dock.

Picnicking: Conestoga offers 59 picnic tables, 59 grills and two shelters.

RV Camping: Conestoga offers 25 camping pads with 20-, 30- and 50-amp electrical hookups, as well as eight camping pads without electricity. Water, vault toilets and a dump station are available.

Primitive Camping: Conestoga offers 24 non-pad sites without electricity. Water and vault toilets are available to campers.