About Us

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Welcome to Columbus NE, Park and Recreation

The City of Columbus has over 17 parks for our community to enjoy. Our parks provide a fun and safe way for our citizens and guests to enjoy the outdoors and have fun as a family. We have facilities that help you get active through tennis, basketball, baseball, football, soccer and so much more! 

Want a fun place to play? Visit any of our community playgrounds with the best playground equipment! There is never a dull moment at the City of Columbus Parks and Recreation! 

Park Facilities List  

Pawnee Plunge Water Park and the Aquatic Center

City of Columbus Community Center

Quail Run Golf Course

Van Berg Golf Course

Columbus Area Transit