Recreational Facilities

Parks
The 3 parks in Wisner cover 13 acres and have:
  • 2 sand volleyball courts
  • 2 unsupervised playgrounds with standard playground equipment
  • 3 ball diamonds
  • A camping area with electrical hookups
  • A horse arena
  • A horseshoe pit
  • A swimming pool
  • Basketball courts
  • Grills
  • Picnic tables
  • Restrooms
  • Tennis courts


Wisner also offers an 8-lane bowling alley, shopping and museums.

Outdoor Recreation
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Outdoor recreation in the Wisner area includes:
  • Boating and canoeing on the Elkhorn River
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting
  • Skating
  • Tennis

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Parks & Recreation


Department Head Randy Woldt
Position  Utilities Superintendent
Phone Number (402) 529-6616
Fax Number  (402) 529-6425
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM  -- Closed noon – 1:00 PM
Address  1111 Avenue E

Summary of Department and Functions
The City of Wisner strives to provide locations for residents and visitors to enjoy themselves through the use of our swimming pool, area parks, ball fields, tennis courts, and horseshoe pits.  Many activities are available for youth such as volleyball, football, baseball, softball, swimming, and basketball. 

Parks
Wisner has several recreational activities to be enjoyed by residents and visitors in our parks located throughout the community.

Dinklage Park
• 12th Street & Avenue H
• Swimming pool
• Picnic tables
• Bathroom facilities

Central Park
• 10th Street south of Auditorium
• Tennis courts
• Picnic shelter
• Bathroom facilities

River Park
• 10th Street south of Central Park
• Baseball & softball fields
• Children’s playground area
• Picnic shelter
• Concession facilities
• Camper hookups
• Bathroom facilities
   
Swimming Pool
Location: 802 12th Street
Pool manager: Jill Kreikemeier
Hours:  1:00 – 5:00 PM & 6:00 – 9:00 PM, 7 days per week
Phone:  (402) 529-3403
 
Season Passes/Day Passes
• Daily pool admission:  $3 per person
• Season Passes:    $90 for families/$70 for single adults/$50 for children K-12

• The Wisner Swimming Pool opens every year on the Memorial Day weekend with free admission to the public on the first day of the swimming season. 
• The pool staff asks that you do not leave children 6 years of age and under unaccompanied at any time while at the pool.
• Swim lessons are offered during the summer.  Contact the pool for a schedule of swim lessons.
• The pool can be rented for private parties. 
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