Disconnect from the worries of the world and reconnect with yourself when you spend time in the outdoors. Nestled between the Platte and Wood Rivers, Bader Park features 35 RV camping sites, 15 tent camping sites, 6 miles of hiking trails, 5 fishing lakes, and a sandy beach for swimming. With us, you can enjoy many outdoor activities and create memories you ’ll remember for a long time to come. Whether you stay the night or just a day trip, it will be time well spent!
5 fishing lakes
6 miles of hiking trails
Sandy beach for swimming
Picnic areas and shelters
Hiking access to the Platte River
Wildlife Viewing Station
Beach volleyball nets
Submersible Beach Wheelchair that is free to use upon request
Convenience items for sale in the office (ice, firewood, snacks, etc.)
Bader Park is ran by the 501.3(c) nonprofit Platte PEER Group. We rely on volunteers and passionate individuals to keep Bader running and open to the public. We strive to provide a safe and educational area for people to explore the outdoors. Contact us if you want to get involved!
898 Bader Park Rd Chapman NE 68865