Notable dates at the lake

The Johnson Lake Grass & Leaf Dump:

May 1st – Sunday before Thanksgiving
Friday, Saturday, Sunday 12 pm – 5 pm
LAST DAY the Sunday before Thanksgiving
For more information regarding the Johnson Lake Grass & Leaf Dump, click here.

Thank You!

Elwood/Johnson Lake Guide



Informational Web Sites

NE Game & Parks - this is the site to make reservations for campsites or call 402-471-1414

Central NE Public Power - The web site for Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District.

Cabela's - Cabela's offers quality outdoor clothing and gear for hunting, camping and fishing at competitive prices and is a leading source for outdoor information.
Gosper County, NE Courthouse 

NE Chamber of Commerce - The web site for Nebraska Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

NE Department of Tourism

Bed & Breakfast Inns Online

Dawson Co. Nebraska Courthouse

Johnson Lake Information
Johnson Lake EMS - Whether visiting or living at the lake, you can feel safe knowing the Johnson Lake EMS is standing by, ready to assist you, if you should ever need our services.


Johnson Lake Sanitary & Improvement District (SID#1) and Lake Info 308-785-2353




Johnson Lake Hike and Bike Trail