Surrounded by rolling hills and cornfields, the Old Depot Vineyard is perfectly situated in a quiet, beautiful rural setting. A short drive from nearby Brady, Ne or Gothenburg, Ne places the depot close to its historic roots. The area also features many outdoor and historic attractions:
Jeffrey Lake is the second largest lake on the Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District Supply Canal. More than 120 cabins and homes have been built on its shore and it also offers camping, fishing, boating and outdoor fun. The lake also serves as fish and wildlife habitat for Big and Small mouth Bass, Walleye, Crappies, Catfish, Bald Eagles in the winter and Sandhill Cranes during annual migration.
Potter's Pasture has some of the best mountain bike and hiking trails in Nebraska and can be found 3 miles south of Brady. Potter’s Pasture consists of close to 100 miles of trails through 1,200 acres of hills and canyons, thick groves of trees, and native grasses that populate the hill country south of North Platte. There are also campgrounds on site and dogs are welcome.
Wild Horse Golf Club is rated one of the best golf courses in the United States. Upon stepping foot on Wild Horse golf course, you can’t help but feel like you’ve arrived at golf’s field of dreams. When you come play at Wild Horse Golf Club, you will thoroughly love our professionally serviced facilities. Our eager staff has one primary goal: to ensure that you have the best day of golf as possible.
Pony Express Stations are located in Gothenburg, considered to be the Pony Express Capital of Nebraska. The Sam Machette station (museum) is located in the beautiful Ehmen city park, a beautiful arboretum. You can walk your dogs, let kids run out the wiggles on the playground, visit 2 museums- all within one small block of each other.
Sod House Museum at Exit 211 includes a sod house, a barn housing photographs and memorabilia, and wooden windmills in an old farmstead setting. Don't miss the life-size sculpture of a bison and American Indian on horseback made from barbed wire.
YMCA at Gothenburg Health is committed to programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. It features a full-size gym and indoor pool as well as an indoor walking track and workout equipment.
33757 E BANNER RD Brady, NE 69123 US
05:00 pm – 09:00 pm
12:00 pm – 09:00 pm
11:00 am – 06:00 pm
We are also open by appointment for event rentals.
315 Platte River Drive, Gothenburg, NE, 69138
Phone (308) 537-7378
Comfort Suites® has the kind of amenities you expect from our name. Start the day with a free hot breakfast, including fresh coffee and our famous waffles, before you head over to the fitness center for a quick workout. Once you’ve burned off a little energy, recharge your batteries with any number of fun on-site activities: parents can test their aim at putting green and everyone can stretch out and relax at the indoor pool. If you need a spot to socialize and enjoy the great outdoors, enjoy an afternoon on the sundeck. Spacious rooms include a microwave, refrigerator and work desk, and movie fans can always tuck in for a flick on the flat-screen TV.
401 Platte River Drive, Gothenburg, NE 69138
Phone (308) 537-2684
Howard Johnson by Wyndham hotel is conveniently located off I-80. The affordable accommodations provide easy access to all of our community's famous attractions like the original Pony Express Station & Museum and the Wild Horse Golf Club. We hope you choose us for your happy stay in Dawson County, Nebraska.
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Welcome to our rustic country home. Enjoy a quiet time on the cowboy porch enjoying the view of the barn that was built in 1912 or take in a Nebraska sunset. The kitchen is a cooks dream so dive in and make something creative. This home provides plenty of space whether you are staying as a couple or bringing the whole family. Enjoy world class hunting, fishing, or golf all with minutes of the property. Feel the warmth of infloor heat on your feet as you watch your favorite movie in the warmth of the open family room or play some pingpong while in the open loft. Start a fire and have some coffee at the bar while you talk and laugh. This home was built with building relationships in mind.
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This quaint cottage has an open feel and two spacious bedrooms. Step into the house with an inviting fireplace and a quiet sunroom. The main living space consists of a couch, a reclining loveseat and a fireplace opening up into a full-size kitchen with a farmhouse sink, refrigerator, dishwasher, stove, microwave, toaster oven, rocket blender, microwave popcorn popper, coffee pot, and all the basic utensils, dishes, and cookware. You are within walking distance to three parks, Lake Helen, and downtown. A mile north of town is the Wild Horse Golf Course giving golfers links on rolling hills and wild grasses.
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Nestled in hills, 18 miles north of the Interstate, 15 miles highway and 2.5 miles on good gravel. The renovated cabin was my Great Grandpa's work shop. Come rest your luggage on his work bench and prop up your feet by the fire. One double bed in the main room, futon, and two loft singles. Kitchenette & full bathroom. Meditative walks. Interact with the cats and dogs. Go star gazing. Coffee is free. Farm animals outdoors. Wildlife. Heated with wood burning stove and electric heaters. No dogs or cats.