Pierce County – Pierce

Pierce County, NE Map
Pierce County

Pierce County is a special place. We’re progressive but focused on families. We are growing and making our communities even stronger for future generations. 

Whether you are visiting the area, want to return to Nebraska, or are considering a move here for the first time, we invite you to get to know Pierce County. It’s special, just like you.

With a solid agriculture base, Pierce County is full of hardworking individuals ready to lend a helping hand. These characteristics are seen in the workplace, schools, churches and on our city streets.

The communities of Plainview, Osmond and Pierce offer vibrant downtown areas, beautiful parks, playgrounds, pools, libraries, camping, and recreation areas.

Areas of interest include scenic Willow Creek State Recreation Area. Located 1.5 miles southwest of Pierce. The park covers 1,600 acres and offers camping, fishing, boating, swimming, water skiing, and hunting. An 8-mile hiking and horseback limestone trail winds through the area.  

Gilman Park Arboretum. This award-winning park 14-acre park includes Bill Cox Memorial Lake, a 1.2 miles service path, over 325 species or cultivars of woody plants, and eight landscaped gardens containing over 80 varieties of perennials and grasses. The Arboretum also features a 1913 “rigid-connected lattice pony truss” bridge built by Canton Bridget Co. of Canton, Ohio. The bridge is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Other area attractions include, the Pierce Historical Museum, Pierce Community 9-hole Golf Course, Plainview Community 9-hole Golf Course, Plainview Klown Doll Museum, Plainview 1880 Depot Museum, and the Osmond Veterans Memorial,

Highways 20, 13, 81, 98, and 121 will take you wherever you want to go in beautiful Pierce County. We hope to see you on the Backroad Tour soon!

Pierce County Businesses

Business/WWWAddressCityContact #
3rd Street Bar & GrillOpen Mon-Sat 10A-9P. Family, friendly oriented bar & grill
100 E. 3rd St.Osmond402-860-6761
Thomsens CornerOpen Mon-Fri 3P-2A, Sat 11A-2A, Sun Noon-2A. "For the Good Times"
302 N. State St.Osmond402-326-4466
Farm Wives MarketOpen Wed & Thurs 4-7:30P Sat 10-3P Shop for women sizes sm-3xl and some kids clothing along with home decor, hats, candles, etc.
302 W Locust AvePlainview402-928-0630
Mary's Restaurant Open Mon 11A-2P Tues-Thurs 11A-9P, Fri 11A-10P Sat. 8A-10P Sun. 8A-2P.
Plainview(402) 582-4244
Jerry's HilltopOpen daily 8A - 8:30P. Family owned restaraunt that offers great food & great service and has been in business since 1969.
86420 Highway 81Randolph402-337-0196
Wattier True Value
and Service Center
M-F 8:00AM-6:00PM, Saturday 8:00am-4:00pm, Sunday 9:00-Noon Our store is a 90 year old Ballroom with a unique lattice roofing system. Come and see the “old Ballroom” And while you’re here check out our garden and gift center. You will find things that you have never seen before.
55786 US Hwy 20Randolph402-337-0455

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Interesting area Information
There are at least 52 geocaches in Pierce County

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