DLD State Recreation Area, Hastings NE
Camped, DLD State Recreation Area, Hastings NE, May 7, 2011
DLD State Recreation Area in an old abandoned roadside recreation area along Rt 6 a few miles east of Hastings NE.
DLD is a former wayside area encompassing 7 acres of land. The area offers picnicking and 4 non-designated campsites. DLD is located 5 miles east of Hastings on U.S. Highway 6.
- Verizon cell phone and EVDO service - good signal
- Go to DLD State Recreation Area website
- Locate DLD State Recreation Area on my Night Camps map
- Check the weather here
Nights I've camped here
... Jack Panksepp found that laboratory-reared rats who've never seen or smelled a cat stop playing the instant you put a tuft of cat hair in their play space. Since frightened animals don't play, that's a good indication that those rats are afraid. ... This experience got Dr Panksepp to thinking about how many research laboratories might be messing up their results due to researchers' coming to work smelling like their pet cats.