Sports & Recreation

We may not have mountains to climb or peaks to ski, but North Platte’s wide-open sky and prairie surroundings still make for some great adventures. You can float or fish the North Platte River, pitch some horseshoes, shoot some skeet, practice your archery, try your hand at pickleball, mountain bike at Potter’s Pasture, regular bike, ride a horse, hit the pool, disc golf, traditional golf, hang out in one of North Platte’s many parks, or do a ton of other sportsy and outdoorsy things.

We Play for our Community! The North Platte Area Sports Commission is a not for profit sports advocacy organization for North Platte and Lincoln County, Nebraska which assists to identify, pursue and foster a positive economic impact for North Platte and Lincoln County through attracting, hosting…

Lincoln County Raceway

North Platte’s Lincoln County Raceway offers the most exciting dirt track racing in the area…

Shooting Sports

 North Platte is surrounded by nature on all sides, from the Sandhills to the Platte River and…


The best and largest outdoor horseshoe facility in Nebraska can be found right here in North Platte.

Disc Golf

Disc golf lovers will find five fun courses in the North Platte area.


Hit the links at Buffalo Bill’s favorite courses.