Eugene T. Mahoney State Park is a popular year round destination for family fun or romantic getaways. This ultra-modern park offers a spectacular array of lodging, group meeting facilities and activities. Located near Ashland, just off of I 80 at exit 426, Mahoney nestles on 690 acres along the picturesque Platte River within the Bur Oaks. Cross country skiing, sledding, toboggan runs, ice fishing and a large ice skating rink are popular with park goers in the winter months. The craft center allows those that want to stay inside during the winter an activity to do and there is even an indoor playground for children for those cold days.
The Peter Kiewit Lodge is the dominant feature of the park. It offers 40 guest rooms, gift shop, game room, conference and meeting facilities and the Mahoney Grille Restaurant (where guests can dine with the scenic Platte River as a backdrop).
Each lodge room is has a private bath and all modern day amenities including big screen TV, cable, wireless internet, loft rooms have electric fireplaces and outdoor decks. Each room offers a spectacular view of either the park or the Platte River. Open year round. Off season discounted rates offered.
Fifty-four all season cabins, on wooded ridgetops, are tastefully designed and situated for comfort and romance so that visitors can share time in the glow of a crackling fireplace and catch a glimpse of deer and turkey outside your window.
Each cabin is equipped with all modern amenities including big screen TV, cable, wood fireplace, grill and outdoor deck or patio. There are three, four and six bedroom cabins that can host larger families or group retreats. The other cabins all have two bedrooms, and several are ADA-accessible. Open year round. Off season discounted rates offered.
Conference and Event Planning:
Mahoney State Park has ample facilities with wireless internet and satellite T.V. to accommodate groups for meetings, retreats, banquets, reunions and the like. Secluded in the northern reaches of the park, the Lee and Helene Sapp Riverview Lodge offer an ideal setting for a meeting or retreat. The hall can seat 144 people at tables and is rented with a fully-equipped kitchen. Riverview has AC and heat, a fireplace, and a deck overlooking the Platte River. The ice rink pavilion is reservable for large group picnics during the summer. Kiewit Lodge has nine meeting or conference with scenic views of the park. Call the a Mahoney State Park Group Functions Representative to reserve your next reunion, conference, retreat and catering needs.