Notable dates at the lake

Ladies Luncheon: 4th Wednesday of each month. Contact Linda Ridenour 308-870-2401 for reservations.
Chapel of the Lake: Interdenominational services at 8:30 a.m. each Sunday from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. Contact Judy Wixson at 308-785-2287 for questions.
The dump:

 - Spring Hours: Open second full weekend in April Saturday & Sunday 1pm – 5pm; closed Easter Sunday

 - Summer Hours: May 1st Wednesday, Friday & Sunday 1pm – 5pm; Saturday 8am – 12pm 1pm – 5pm

 - Fall Hours: Labor Day Wednesday & Saturday 1pm – 5pm; Friday & Sunday 1pm – 4pm
The final open date will be Sunday before Thanksgiving depending on weather.

After hours or questions contact 308-746-6026

JLDI meets third Tuesday of every month, April through October at 7:00 p.m. at the EMS Building.

Thank You!

Water Fun

Play Hard & Be Safe
Water Fun...Johnson Lake



1. Check weather, wind direction and strength, have suitable clothing.skiing

2. Tell someone when you plan to return.
3. Equipment; Enough life jackets for each person in your boat, fire extinguisher, throw cushion, anchor, bail bucket, line (rope), lights, oar, cell phone, sun glasses, sun screen, towels and cooler.
4. Check fuel, tire pressure, wheel bearings, boat key on floatable key chain, and money.
5. Always check the boat plug.
6. Know the water depth, any hazards; protect the bottom of your boat and your prop.
7. Know the people in your boat. Do they swim?
8. Check for registration, insurance, properly licensed, boat numbers, emergency numbers in the boat, first aid kit, sun block, and oar.
9. Understand boating laws (distances from shore, distance from other boaters, right of way, no wake zone, etc.)
10. Avoid alcohol consumption and do not operate any water craft if you have been drinking.


You are now an Ambassador of Fun on Johnson Lake. How much fun you have depends on how well you plan your visit!


For details on Boat Safety Classes see Events Calendar.