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Nebraska State #61 Highway Guide

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0.0
0.0
Nebraska-Kansas State Line
Nebraska state highway 61 crosses the Nebraska-Kansas stateline.
1.3
2.1
Junction: US Highway 34
Junction of US highway 34 and Nebraska state highway 61 briefly overlaps at this point. Community of Haigler, Nebraska, village in Dundy County, Nebraska. Limited Services. Wray Community District Hospital.
2.2
3.5
Bridge Crossing
Crossing the Nebraska Swanson Lake.
2.9
4.6
Access: Road
Access road to General Custer in Nebraska Historical Marker. Ward Bond Memorial Park. Dundy County Fairgrounds.
3.5
5.7
Benkelman, NE
Community of Benkelman, Nebraska, city in Dundy County, Nebraska. Limited Services. Jones Airport.
3.9
6.2
Dundy County Hospital, NE
Access road to Dundy County Hospital.
4.3
7.0
Junction: US Highway 34
At this point, US highway 34 separates from Nebraska state highway 61. Max, Nebraska, unincorporated community in Dundy County, Nebraska. Community of Stratton, Nebraska, village in Hitchcock County, Nebraska. Limited Services.
7.3
11.8
Twin Lake, NE
Twin Lake.
11.8
19.0
Bridge Crossing
Crossing the Nebraska Arrowhead Lake.
30.4
49.0
Junction: US Highway 6
Junction of US highway 6 and Nebraska state highway 61 briefly overlaps at this point. Enders Reservoir State Recreation Area: Campground Address: 73122 338th Ave. Enders, NE 69027 Tel.#(308) 394-5118. Church Grove Recreation Area. Community of Wauneta, Nebraska, village in Chase County, Nebraska. Limited Services. Hamlet, Nebraska, village in Hayes County, Nebraska. Limited Services.
40.0
64.4
Junction: US Highway 6
At this point, US highway 6 separates from Nebraska state highway 61. Community of Imperial, Nebraska, city in Chase County, Nebraska. Limited Services. Schroeder Park. Imperial County Club: 9 hole Golf Course Address: 810 Imperial, NE 69033 (308) 882-4697. West Park. Max Addition Park. Chase County Community Hospital. Wanamaker State Wildlife Management Area.
40.3
64.9
Access: Airport
Access Road to the Airport Imperial Municipal Airport.
63.9
102.9
Junction: Nebraska State Highway 23
Junction of Nebraska state highway 23 and Nebraska state highway 61. Community of Madrid, Nebraska, village in Perkins County, Nebraska. Limited Services. Elsie, Nebraska. Community of Wallace, Nebraska, village in Lincoln County, Nebraska. Limited Services. Wallace Municipal Airport. Nebraska state highway 23 overlaps Nebraska state highway 61.
67.0
107.8
Junction: Nebraska State Highway 23
At this point, Nebraska state highway 23 separates from Nebraska state highway 61. Community of Venango, Nebraska, village in Perkins County, Nebraska. Limited Services.
67.2
108.1
Grant Commercial Historic District
The Grant Commercial Historic District was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1996.
67.4
108.4
Grant, NE
Community of Grant, Nebraska, city in Perkins County, Nebraska. Limited Services. Perkins County Health Services.
68.9
110.8
Access: Airport
Access Road to the airport Grant Municipal Airport.
70.6
113.6
Grant Golf Club
Grant Golf Club 9 hole Grass Green Course. Address: Grant, NE 69140 (308) 352-2716.
71.8
115.5
Wild Horse Spring Historical Marker
Wild Horse Spring Historical Marker park in Perkins County, Nebraska.
86.1
138.5
Access: Road
Access Road to Ogallala Country Club semi private 18 holes golf course. Address: 359 Rd E 85 Ogallala, NE 69153-4729 Tel.# 308-284-4358.
86.3
138.8
Intersection: Interstate Highway 80
Intersection of Interstate highway 80 and Nebraska state highway 61 overlapping US highway 26. McGreer Camper Park. Goldeneye State Wildlife Management Area. Goldeneye Lake. Bittersweet State Wildlife Management Area.
86.4
139.1
Nature Park
Along Chuckwagon Road is the Nature Park Ogallala, NE 69153
86.6
139.3
Bridge Crossing
Crossing the Nebraska Platte River.
87.1
140.1
Intersection: US Highway 30
Intersection US highway 30 and Nebraska state highway 61 overlapping US highway 26. Humphreys Pond. Community of Brule, Nebraska, village in Keith County, Nebraska. Limited Services.
87.1
140.1
South Park
South Park. Goodall Library. Cowboy Capital Historical Marker. Colister Park.
87.2
140.4
Ogallala, NE
Community of Ogallala, Nebraska, city in Keith County, Nebraska. West Park.
87.7
141.2
North Park
Access road to North Park.
88.8
142.9
Williams Park
Access Road to Williams Park.
88.9
143.0
Access: Hospital
Access road to Ogallala Community Hospital.
89.8
144.5
Intersection: US Highway 26
At this point US highway 26 separates from Nebraska state highway 61. Ash Hollow Geology Historical Marker. Ash Hollow State Historical Park located near Lewellen, Nebraska. Attraction: Ash Hollow Cave and Windlass Hill. Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area and Wildlife Management Area.
92.2
148.3
Pioneer Park
Pioneer Park.
94.5
152.0
Spillway Park
Spillway Park.
94.9
152.8
Access: Road
Access Road to Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area and Wildlife Management Area located just about 8 miles northeast of Ogallala, NE. Managed by Nebraska Game and Parks Commission.
95.6
153.8
Ogallala Lake
Along Cedar Point Drive is the Ogallala Lake, Nebraska. Lake Ogallala State Recreation Area.
96.8
155.7
Kingsley Dam
The Second Largest Hydraulic fill dam in the world is the Kingsley Dam located on the east side of Lake McConaughy in central Keith County, Nebraska
98.4
158.3
Keystone Lake
Keystone Lake road, Keystone an unincorporated community in central Keith County, Nebraska ZIP code 69144. Martin Bay. Picnic Area. Arthur Bay.
98.8
159.0
McGinley Lake
McGinley Lake Road.
99.5
160.1
Junction: Nebraska State Highway 92
Junction of Nebraska state highway 92 and Nebraska state highway 61 briefly overlaps. Bay Meadows.Sandy Beach Paradise. Creek side Acres. Lake Village.
105.6
169.9
Ackley Lake, NE
Ackley Lake.
107.7
173.3
Berry Lake, NE
Berry Lake.
121.5
195.5
Haythorn Lake, NE
Haythorn Lake. Fishing.
123.2
198.3
Access: Airport
Access Road to the airport Arthur Municipal Airport.
124.2
199.8
Pilgrim Holiness Church
Pilgrim Holiness Church also known as the Baled Hay Church or the Baled Straw Church located in Arthur, Nebraska.
124.3
200.0
Arthur, NE
Community of Arthur, Nebraska, village in Arthur County, Nebraska. Limited Services.
125.0
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Junction: Nebraska State Highway 92
At this point, Nebraska state highway 92 separates from Nebraska state highway 61. Duck Lake. Schick Lake.
129.0
207.6
Mechoglan Lake
Mechoglan Lake.
143.9
231.6
Spring Valley Lake
Access road to Spring Valley Lake.
157.0
252.6
Junction: Nebraska State Highway 2
Junction of Nebraska state highway 2 and Nebraska state highway 61 briefly overlaps. Doc Lake. Whitman, Nebraska, an unincorporated community in northeastern Grant County, Nebraska. ZIP code of 69366.
158.4
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Hyannis, NE
Community of Hyannis, Nebraska, village in Grant Couny, Nebraska. Limited Services.
158.6
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Junction: Nebraska State Highway 2
At this point Nebraska state highway 2 separates from Nebraska state highway 61. Willy Lake. Anderson Lake. McCarty Lake. Burton Lake. Berry Lake. Gaunt Lake.
159.0
255.8
Access: Airport
Access Road to the airport Grant County Landing Field.
159.9
257.4
Bridge Crossing
Crossing the Nebraska Frye Lake.
161.1
259.3
Revere Lake, NE
Revere Lake.
165.7
266.7
Three Lakes
Three Lakes.
169.1
272.1
Access: Lake
Soda Lake. South Twin Lake. North Twin Lake. Horseshoe Lake. Mother Lake.
172.7
277.9
Access: Lakes
Access road to Solitare Lake. Big Buck Lake. Goose Lake. Slim Jim Lake. Long Lake. Sand Beach Lake. Shigley Lake. Alkali Lake. Downing Lake.
174.1
280.2
Bridge Crossing
Crossing the Nebraska North Branch Middle Loup River.
182.5
293.7
Bristol Lake
Bristol Lake.
186.8
300.6
Vaughn Lake
Access Road to Vaughn Lake.
188.0
302.5
Bridge Crossing
Crossing the Nebraska Stevenson Lake.
189.0
304.1
Access: Lakes
West Cottonwood Lake. Three Corners Lake. Holst Lake.
192.2
309.3
Bridge Crossing
Crossing the Nebraska Gordon Creek.
195.6
314.8
Bridge Crossing
Crossing the Nebraska Clifford Creek.
196.5
316.3
Bridge Crossing
Crossing the Nebraska Willow Creek.
200.3
322.4
Bridge Crossing
Crossing the Nebraska Snake River.
217.5
350.0
Bridge Crossing
Crossing the Nebraska River.
221.5
356.5
Bridge Crossing
Crossing the Nebraska Leander Creek.
222.5
358.1
Bridge Crossing
Crossing the Nebraska Leander Creek.
225.8
363.3
Intersection: US Highway 20
Community of Merriman, Nebraska, village in Cherry County, Nebraska. Limited Services. US highway 20 intersect Nebraska state highway 61. Cottonwood Lake State Recreation Area. Campground Address: PO Box 38. Merriman, NE 69218 Tel.# (308) 684-3428. Cottonwood Lake. Community of Cody, Nebraska, village in Cherry County, Nebraska. Limited Services.
226.8
365.0
Bridge Crossing
Crossing the Nebraska River.
227.2
365.6
Arthur Bowring Sandhills Ranch
Arthur Bowring Sandhills Ranch (State Historical Park). Address: N Highway 61 Merriman, NE 69218 Tel.# (308) 684-3428.
231.3
372.2
Nebraska-South Dakota State Line
Nebraska state highway 61 ends at the Nebraska-South Dakota State Line and becomes South Dakota state highway 73 for north bound traffic - Start/Finish of Free Road Map RV Highway Guide - KD10e