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Sandy Channel State Recreation Area


Park Snapshot


Sandy Channel is a 134-acre area adjacent to the Platte River with 47 acres of ponds. The area offers primitive camping.


Sandy Channel is located near the Elm Creek interchange on I-80. You can visit the Chevyland U.S.A. Auto Museum. While you're at Sandy Channel, you may see some of the local scuba divers enjoying the local underwater scenery.

Overnight Accommodations

Camping Facilities:
30 non-pad sites without electricity

Sandy Channel is a 134 acre area adjacent to the Platte River with 47 acres of ponds. This area offers primitive camping.

Facility Details

Camping: Yes

Water: No
Modern Restroom: No
Dump Station: No
Showers: No
Laundry: No

Lodging: No

Cabins: 0
Rooms: 0
Dorms: 0
Food Service: No

Trails: No

Hiking: 0 miles
Mtn. Bike: 0 miles
Horse: 0 miles
Trail Rides: No
Allow Horses: No

Picnicking: No

Picnic Tables: 0
Grills: 0
Shelters: 0
Shelters w/ elec.: 0

Boating: Yes

Types: Electric motor, non-powered
Ramps: 0
Docks: 0
Fuel Avail.: No
Boat Rental: No
River Access: Yes

Fishing: Yes

Cleaning Stations: 0

Swimming: No

Pools: 0
Beaches: 0

Concessions: No

Visitor Center: No

Office on Site: No

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