5 Must-Try Glamping Opportunities


Why go camping when you can go glamping? If you’re looking for a unique extended adventure, here are five nontraditional ways to overnight at Nebraska Game & Parks properties 

1. Two Rivers State Recreation Area
At this state recreation area in Waterloo, stay in one of 10 Union Pacific cabooses that have been refurbished into cabins.

2. Platte River State Park
Stay in a luxurious, nature-immersive glamping cabin or in one of four teepees at this Louisville state park.

3. Fort Robinson State Park
Looking for historic accommodations? Stay in former soldiers’ quarters since converted to lodging for guests at this Crawford state park.

Historic cabins at Fort Robinson State Park | Nebraska Tourism
Historic cabins at Fort Robinson State Park | Nebraska Tourism

4. Medicine Creek State Recreation Area
Spend a night in a two-bedroom, lakefront cabin overlooking the Harry Strunk Lake at this Cambridge state recreation area.

5. Ponca State Park
The mini-lodges here are perfect for family vacations or a friends’ trip to Ponca. Each mini-lodge is fully furnished and includes WiFi.