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

2018 4-H Trail Ride

This year's 4-H Trail Ride will be held on October 5-7, 2018. 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 5

  • Bring your horse and settle in!
  • 4:00 pm - Panel Party to set up corrals
  • Dinner on your own.

Saturday, October 6

  • 9:00 am - Registration
  • 10-12:00 am - Trail Ride (2.5 hours)
  • 12:00 pm - Lunch on the trail
  • 1-4:00 pm - Trail Ride (3 hours)
  • 6:00 pm - Raise Your Hand alumni supper (riders and community) followed by a silent auction 
  • 8:00 pm - Bonfire (optional) 

Sunday, October 7

  • 9:00 am - Breakfast
  • 10-12:00 am - Trail Ride (optional)


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 $65 per person if postmarked before September 28. After September 28 the registration fee is $75. Additional fees apply, including lodging and meals. See registration form for more details. No refunds.

Download Registration Form

Additional event information is available in the 2018 participant letter. For event questions, please contact Bruce Treffer at 308-324-5501 or For registration or payment questions, contact Sara Werner at 402-472-9019 or

Nebraska 4-H Camps and Centers programs are American Camp Association accredited.

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