Dead Timber State Recreation Area

Area 150 acres, 50-acre lake. A recreational facility developed for fishing. This 200 acre area near Scribner on the Elkhorn River has 50 acres of water and offers primitive camping, picnicking, fishing and non-powered boating. The area has 17 pads with 30-amp electrical hookups, primitive camping, drinking water and latrines. There is also an arboretum. Dead Timber lies amidst the oxbow waters of the Elkhorn River. A neighboring wildlife management area also provides opportunity for fishing, hunting and wildlife viewing. State park entry permit required