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Yanney Heritage Park

2020 W. 11th Street, Kearney, NE 68848
+1 308-237-7095
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Worth a visit! Huge hit with teens!

We were passing through town on a vacation around Nebraska. We decided to try renting kayaks and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lincoln, NE
Little bit of everything

Rose garden, bike trail, swan boats, fishing, water park! Most of it's free and soon there will be... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Omaha, Nebraska
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This city park is loaded with features which are free to the public including trails, labyrinth, gardens, lake, splash pads (summer only) and playgrounds. There is a Senior Center that has activities and lunch (for a fee). During the summer months, there is a concessions stand and rentals available (for a fee). There are two air-conditioned facilities to rent for gatherings (for a fee). Great place to relax, play, walk, explore, fish, kayak, picnic, meet and much more! For more information about rentals, contact the City Park and Rec office at 308-237-4644. To donate to the park, contact the Yanney Heritage Park Foundation office at 308-237-7095.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
2020 W. 11th Street, Kearney, NE 68848
+1 308-237-7095
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Reviewed yesterday

We were passing through town on a vacation around Nebraska. We decided to try renting kayaks and paddle boats for an hour. Super cheap entertainment as the rental of 3 kayaks and 2 boats came in less than $20. We enjoyed the hour and then...More

Thank twoboys4me
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Rose garden, bike trail, swan boats, fishing, water park! Most of it's free and soon there will be a professional theater production of The Littlre Mermaid presented in the amphitheater. Americana at its best

Thank pattihoman5
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is worth pulling off the Interstate 80 to stretch your legs or planning an afternoon outing with your family or to walk the dog while taking in the sights, smells and sounds of an amazing city park. Unplug from the world for a bit...More

Thank EmptyNester0816
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I enjoy taking my grandchildren here to play on the playground and play in the splash playground. it is also has access to the walking trail in our community. It is a good place for family reunions with the two buildings that are available to...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Since we moved to kearney so we've visited many times. We visit the park usually on the weekend. There are 2 big playgrounds included splash zone for hot summer that both adults and kids can cool off. Long trail for jogging or biking or walking...More

Thank Wiparat E
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Surprised by this family oriented park! Will run here for the duration of my stay. I recommend anyone visiting or passing through to stop by. 10/10 compared to parks I have visited :-) !! Kuddos Kearney, well done.

Thank Misty G
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Stopped at this park on a whim with two grandchildren (7 and 11) . We had been doing some sightseeing, and I wanted to give them a chance to burn off some energy on the playground. The weather that day was pretty dismal, but that...More

Thank t m
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This park is great for many outdoor activities. 2 playgrounds that our kids love, there is also a splash park for the summer time. The tower is popular and offers a great view of the surrounding area. There is plenty of space to walk or...More

Thank Samuel M
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

This a relatively new park with many amenities. There is a spray ground with water for bigger kids and a separate one for the little ones. There is bathrooms, a rentable enclosed pavilion and an open performance stage with grassy area. There are performing options...More

1  Thank merlin w
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Visit Yanney park a few times a year to fish. It is a great place that is well kept and clean. Handled by city employee's, who are always around making sure it stay's that way. Have caught big bass there and have seen big trout...More

2  Thank Mike S
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