Nebraska State 4-H Camp

The Nebraska State 4-H Camp is located within the Nebraska National Forests and Grasslands near Halsey, Nebraska, and is one of two Nebraska 4-H Camps and Centers. Serving the youth of Nebraska since 1959, the Nebraska State 4-H Camp hosts Summer Camps and Year-Round Programs

Please use our driving directions when traveling to the Nebraska State 4-H Camp as some mobile GPS mapping applications may not be accurate.

Nebraska State 4-H Camp
83222 4-H Camp Road
Halsey, NE 69142

Phone: 308-533-2224

Nebraska State 4-H Camp

2019 4-H Foundation Trail Ride

This year's 4-H Foundation Trail Ride will be held on October 5-6, 2019. Join us for an enjoyable, guided ride through the scenic Nebraska National Forest near Halsey. Enjoy delicious meals, family activities, and great entertainment. All proceeds support the Nebraska 4-H camp programs.

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 4

  • Early birds arrive and settle in!
  • 4:00 pm - Panel Party to set up corrals
  • Supper on your own.

Saturday, October 5

  • 8:30 am - Registration
  • 10-12:00 am - Trail Ride (2 hours)
  • 12:00 pm - Lunch
  • 1-4:00 pm - Trail Ride (3 hours)
  • 6:00 pm - Raise Your Hand supper 
  • 8:00 pm - Bonfire (optional) 

Sunday, October 6

  • 8:30 am - Breakfast
  • 10-12:00 am - Trail Ride (2 hours)


To register, mail the completed registration form to the Nebraska 4-H Foundation, 210 Mussehl Hall East Campus, PO Box 830719, Lincoln, NE 68583-0719. The registration fee is $50 per adult and $25 per youth if postmarked before September 27. After September 27 the registration fee is $60 per adult and $35 per youth. Join us for just the Saturday night Raise Your Hand Supper and Dance for $20 (included in Trail Ride registration). No refunds.

Download Registration Form

Additional event information is available in the 2019 participant letter. For event questions, please contact Bruce Treffer at 308-324-5501 or For registration or payment questions, contact Abby Durheim at

We're Accredited!

Nebraska 4-H Camp programs are accredited by the American Camp Association! Learn why ACA-Accreditation matters.

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