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Hay Springs
Hay Springs

A newspaper story in a 1922 issue of the Hay Springs News reported the sighting of a Loch Ness-style monster at Alkali Lake. Rumors circulated of ranchers losing cattle to the hungry beast, but no physical evidence of the creature’s questionable existence was ever discovered. We can’t

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Beaver Wall & Sheridan Gates
Beaver Wall & Sheridan Gates

Geographic Wonders and Pioneer History in Hay Springs Two local landmarks have important historical significance. The Beaver Wall escarpment is in the middle of the Spotted Tail Agency and old Camp Sheridan. Spotted Tail was a famous Lakota (Sioux) leader and a contemporary of Crazy Horse. From the

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Metcalf Wildlife Management Area
Metcalf Wildlife Management Area

Hiking and Camping in Hay Springs, Nebraska Wildlife abounds in the pine forest of Metcalf Wildlife Management Area. The area is closed to motorized vehicles, but hiking is allowed, as is camping at primitive sites. To find it, take Highway 20 to the east edge of Hay Springs and follow the county

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Walgren Lake State Recreation Area
Walgren Lake State Recreation Area

Underwater Monster Swims Walgren Lake in Hay Springs A newspaper story in a 1922 issue of the Hay Springs News reported the sighting of a Loch Ness-style monster at Alkali Lake. Rumors circulated of ranchers losing cattle to the hungry beast, but no physical evidence of the creature’s questio

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