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Jul 1, 2009 - Maskenthine Lake Recreation Area - Stanton, NE

Yes, we did find another one of those hidden gems in the middle of no-where. Maskenthine Lake is about 1 1/2 miles from the small town of Stanton, NE. The recreation area is about 740 acres. The lake is 100 acres with a 1,500 foot earth dam used for flood control for the town of Stanton. Built in 1976, the lake is a popular fishery and is stocked by the Nebraska game and Parks Commission. Other recreational activities include hunting, boating, picnicking, hiking, camping, swimming and winter sports. There is no park entrance fee. The...

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