Excellent fishing at Johnson Lake, Gallagher State Recreation Area, Midway Lake, sandpits, river, lakes, canals, and reservoirs. Visit the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission website.
Cozad Country Club, with an excellent pro shop, features a challenging layout with water on six of the 18 holes. Green fees allowed and carts available. For more information, call Cozad Country Club at 308-784-2585.
Deer, quail, pheasant, turkey, ducks, geese, rabbit, and grouse. Licenses may be purchased on-line from the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission.
Gallagher State Recreation Area, Midway Lake, and Johnson Lake within 10 to 25 miles of Cozad.
The Community Wellness Center located at 210 E. 16 Street, adjacent to the Cozad High School offers aerobics, spinning, weights, cardiovascular, walking track, fitness programs, children’s programs, volleyball leagues, basketball leagues, football leagues, gym use and much more.
This 40,000 sq. ft. facility provides all the essentials needed for a healthy lifestyle. The weight room has 15 circuit training machines, a free weight area, 12 cardiovascular machines, a walking/jogging track, a gymnasium with 2 full-size basketball courts, 2 multipurpose rooms, and private member’s locker rooms. Weight training and exercise classes with various levels of intensity, basketball and volleyball leagues, and Karate lessons. Let the certified personal trainers design an exercise program to fit your lifestyle.
The Cozad Sports Complex is also managed by the Community Wellness Center and includes indoor tennis and racquetball courts, golf simulator and pitching and batting cages. Call (308) 784-5400 for more information.
Hard surface .62 mile exercise trail circling around Muny Park.