Halsey, Nebraska is best known for the miracle of the Nebraska National Forest,
forest covering over 20,000 acres within the Bessey Ranger District of 90,444 acres
in the sandhills of Nebraska. Ponderosa pine, Eastern red cedar and jack pines make
up the majority of the forest trees. View a short video about the creation of Halsey Forest here
produced by NET Nebraska.
There are 36 campsite units with picnic tables, firegrates, nearby water and toilets,
and trash dumpsters available. $11.00 for the those sites (21) with electricity and
$8.00 for non-electrical campsites.