Holmes Lake

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Holmes Lake

Nebraska

(402) 453-0202

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Overview

Holmes Lake, NE is a 112-acre lake located on Antelope Creek within the city of Lincoln, NE. Recreational opportunities at Holmes include fishing, hiking, biking, picnicking, and golfing. Since it is within city limits, no hunting is allowed.

However, the 112-acre lake provides ample opportunity for the angler to catch bluegill, catfish, largemouth bass, crappie, pike, saugeye, walleye, and stocked trout.This park is managed by the City of Lincoln, NE, Department of Parks and Recreation, 2740 A Street, Lincoln, NE 68502 402-441-7847.

Map of Holmes Lake

Latitude, Longitude: 40.778281, -96.633104

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Activities

  • Boating

    Available boat ramps allow for easy, legal boat launching.

  • Fishing

    The 112-acre lake provides ample opportunity for the angler to catch bluegill, catfish, largemouth bass, crappie, pike, saugeye, walleye, and stocked trout

  • Hiking

    Hiking and biking trails are a unique way to experience the natural landscape of Holmes Lake.

  • Picnicking

    Facilities include two playgrounds, picnic areas including several group shelters.

  • Water Sports

    Fishing docks and boat ramps are available for the aquatic folks.

  • Winter Sports

    A chilly experience to say the least, responsible snowshoeing and cross country skiing is permitted.

Seasonality/Weather

Cool Winters are followed by seasonal wet summers.

Directions

Driving

Within the city limits of Lincoln, NE on Antelope Creek at S. 70th Street.

Phone Numbers

Primary

(402) 453-0202

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