Red Cedar Lake Wildlife Management Area

6 mi. N and 2 mi. W of Valparaiso, Entrances on Co Rd H (North side) - just West of Co Rd 30 (-96.870379, 41.162408) and 0.5 mile West of Co Rd 30 (-96.879391, 41.162493), NE 68070









  • Ice Fishing

  • Kayaking

  • Hunting

  • Boating

  • Wildlife

  • Canoeing

  • Fishing

  • Camping

  • Lakes and Rivers

  • Family Fun

  • Nature

About This Destination

Red Cedar Lake Wildlife Management Area is one of eight flood control lakes managed for public recreation by the Lower Platte South Natural Resources District. It has 175 total acres and 51 lake acres. There are two access roads off of County Road H. Tent camping is allowed - observe posted rules. No entry fee or permit is required, but state game permits are required. A new boat ramp (no wake boating) was installed in 2017. Have fun at Red Cedar and be safe!