Bessey Recreation Complex

Area Status: Open
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The Complex consists of 38 sites on 3 differernt camping areas.  Cedar Loop, River Loop and Hardwood Lane.  There are 20 sites with electric hookups, a Group campground with 10 electric sites. RV dump station, flush toilets, showers, 2 Vault toilets, picnic tables, fire rings, 3 campsites are accessible as are the toilets.  Reservations available from the National Recreation Reservation Service 1-877-444-6777.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Water: Yes.
Restroom: Yes.

General Information

Directions: From interstate 80: North from North Platte, Nebraska on U.S. Hwy 83. 65 miles to Thedford Nebraska. East 16 miles on Nebraska Hwy 2. South 1/2 mile from Hwy 2 on State Spur 86B

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Campground Camping

Recreation areas with activity Campground Camping:

37 sites - 20 with electric hookups, Group campground with 10 electric sites. RV dump station, flush toilets, showers, picnic tables, fire rings, 2 campsites are accessible as are the toilets. 2010 Campground is first come first served. Check with office for when reservations can be made. Reservations available from the National Recreation Reservation Service 1-877-444-6777.

Sleeping ShelterNo.
Reservation InfoDuring the year 2010 campground is a first- come, first served campground.  Call district for information about reservations.
Fire InformationCampfires are allowed, fire rings, grates, and grills are provided. Please don't bring in wood that may be infested by the Emerald Ash Borer.
No. of Sites37
No. of Accessible sites2
Fees: $11.00 electric sites. $8.00 non-electric
Difficulty Level: Easy

RV Camping

Recreation areas with activity RV Camping:

Cedar Loop and River Loop with -- RV sites with electricity, dump station.

Permit required?: Y
Rental info: $11.00 per night electrical sites.  $8.00 per night non-electrical.

Group Camping

Recreation areas with activity Group Camping:

Cedar Loop Group Campground has 10 electric sites and a shelter.  There are charcol pedestals at each site plus a group fire ring in the day use area.  There are 2 charcol pedestals at the shelter.  The picnic shelter is lighted.


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Hiking

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Hunting

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Nature Viewing

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Picnicking

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Amenities

Camping trailer Hardwood Loop is designated tenting sites.
Toilets
Picnic tables
Tent camping All sites but especially Hardwood Loop.
Interpretive Site
Drinking water

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
41.9014
  Longitude : 
-100.298