Bader Park

owned by Merrick County
managed by the Platte PEER Group

Chapman, NE

The Dark Island Trail is owned and managed by the Platte PEETR Group a non-profit organization dedicated to people, education, environment and recreation.  The Dark Island trail was an abandoned railroad line.  The trail currently extends from Central City to one mile south of Marquette and was totally purchased and developed with foundation and private funds.  Go to link for more detailed information and a map.