Nine miles north of Hemingford, NE, or 35 miles south of Chadron, NE, Box Butte Reservoir SRA 2,212, including a 1,600-acre lake. The area is a good spot for fishing, camping and picnicking and also features some of the best birdwatching opportunities. There are 14 camping pads with 30- and 50-amp electrical hookups and 40 non-pad camping sites without electricity. The park offers water and vault toilets on site. Camping is all first-come, first-served. Fees can be found here. State park permit required.