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Address: 8901 South 154th Street, Omaha, NE 68138
Phone Number: 402 444 6222

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Really nice park

Beautiful natural great plains park. Tall grasses, not a whole lot of trees but enough. boat ramp and lot of walking trails. Like to go there to relax - you can always find a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
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Omaha, Nebraska
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Beautiful natural great plains park. Tall grasses, not a whole lot of trees but enough. boat ramp and lot of walking trails. Like to go there to relax - you can always find a place where you can be alone. Deer, turkeys, lots of birds and critters. Don't have little ones but plenty of playgrounds. well kept and clean (even... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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71 reviews 71 reviews
15 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Chalco Hills is the best in-town hiking opportunities, if not the best. Outside of town, Fontanelle Forest and Neale Woods are the best local hikes. By hiking, I do not mean going under power lines, next to a busy road or walking around houses. Chalco Hills has a variety of ecosystems you can hike around. There is a main trail... More 

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midwest
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191 reviews 191 reviews
43 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We had a great time and very much enjoyed a walk in this area. ..............we were very lucky and had a great day to visit this destination.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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70 reviews 70 reviews
19 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

A great place for a jog, a bike ride or to wet a line. Large enough to be uncrowded and small enough to enjoy it all in a day. Good pan fishing, great trails and plenty of wildlife in the city.

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
18 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Great to walk and bike. The building is beautiful. Be sure to check out the Water Festival!! Canoeing, snakes, turtles, climbing tower, free hot dogs and cookies from HyVee, displays and exhibits, plus kid activities and handouts on water!

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Omaha, Nebraska
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569 reviews 569 reviews
91 attraction reviews
1,000 helpful votes 1,000 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We had our family pictures professionally done at Chalco Hills and really enjoyed the scenery and views. Lots of options for pictures and hiking. Diverse plant and tree life for those interested in exploring. Clean and well kept.

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Papillion, Nebraska
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

My only suggestion is to put up maps (signs) or offer them (brochures)... we got lost walking around the lake.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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71 reviews 71 reviews
15 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Chalco Hills is a great hiking area in the city limits. Off all the city parks, this one is the cleanest. It has a paved nice trail around the lake. The bonus is a great tree and plant diversity for botany nerds like me. Not every too busy on the main trails. The real beauty is in on the less... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Chalco is one of the nicer places to walk in Omaha. It is close to our house so we go there frequently. There is a leash-free dog area so you can actually walk with your dog (unlike some of the other dog parks where there is a leash-free area, but no trail). There are several issues with the trail: it... More 

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Nebraska City, Nebraska
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

I enjoy a run around Chalco hills. The paved trail is approximately 6 miles around the lake or 4 miles if you take the "short cut" bridge. There is always wildlife including deer and turkey. It is not crowded after work on weekdays but there is usually enough other people that I feel safe and not alone. The only draw... More 

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