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Chalco Hills Recreation Area

8901 S 154th St, Omaha, NE 68138-3733
+1 402-444-6222
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Don't waste your time at other rec areas!

This area is great for a run or biking! Busy enough to feel safe and but not busy enough to drive... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
NMYRLMTraveler
Great lake park, near the city but not crowded

Another classic midwest lake-park. Nice 4-6 mile trail surrounding it, fishing, various... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
dennis r
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“go fishing” (3 reviews)
“great trails” (3 reviews)
“paved trail” (3 reviews)
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8901 S 154th St, Omaha, NE 68138-3733
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+1 402-444-6222
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Reviewed 13 May 2017

This area is great for a run or biking! Busy enough to feel safe and but not busy enough to drive you crazy. Spend a lazy summer day fishing or walking. Be sure to swing by the visitors center if you need more info. The...More

1  Thank NMYRLMTraveler
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Another classic midwest lake-park. Nice 4-6 mile trail surrounding it, fishing, various playgrounds and picnic shelters in the cover of the surrounding trees. Low-key but just a great place to be. Paved trail is not so busy that you can't bike or jog.

1  Thank dennis r
Reviewed 11 April 2017

While visiting my son I thought we'd take my 4 year old grandson out to hunt for morel mushrooms. We never found any but we did find bones from a deer and took a long walk on one of their nature trails. It was very...More

1  Thank Stacy S
Reviewed 15 February 2017

A great recreation area for people to play sports; to walk, jog, fish, boat, picnic or drive. Numerous, numerous geese overhead on their migration path. As we drove around we must have spotted 30 white tail deer. The sunset was absolutely gorgeous through the trees....More

1  Thank mrskemosabe
Reviewed 24 January 2017

My kids and dog come to this park every sunday to throw the frisbee and play. Lots of families doing the same.

1  Thank CaribbeanFan79
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Took our kids here a while back. This is a hidden treasure in Omaha. I don't think many people know about it. Lots of trails. Great for walking or bike riding. Seems really huge once you get inside.

1  Thank gabbysoccer
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I love this park, the loop around takes us about 45 min on bike, and you can always double around over the bridge to add and extra 15 minutes. We always see some wildlife and the fresh air and nature is good for us. Love...More

1  Thank vacation f
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We try to get out to Chalco a couple times a month for a walk with the dog, run or bike ride. Great place to see the seasons change. Kept fairly clean all the way around. Will always see some sort of wildlife while you...More

1  Thank MaKayla D
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We traveled out to Chalco Hills to walk around the lake on a volkswalk. It was paved the whole way, was fairly flat, but a few hills. Saw some wildlife including deer.

1  Thank Craig G
Reviewed 12 July 2016

This is such a beautiful place to kayak, go fishing, or just walk around the many trails! There is a great nature playground that kids can play on along with many picnic areas to bring your own lunch! I even took my son's pictures there...More

1  Thank ImInNE
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