Sidney is nine miles north of the Colorado state line. Sidney has over 4.5 miles of trails for biking, running, and walking. Sidney exemplifies a high quality of life and maintains its small-town values. Check out for more!


Dalton, Nebraska is located 18 miles north of Sidney on Highway 385. Dalton is home to the Homestead Market, a great place to grab a delicious sandwich or stock up on groceries. One great event Dalton hosts is the Dalton Fall Festival.


Gurley, Nebraska is located 12 miles north of Sidney on Highway 385. Gurley is home to The Outlaws Café, a great stop for breakfast or lunch. Night Out Gurley is a great way to spend an evening in September to learn about the rich history of this community.


Lodgepole, Nebraska is located 17 miles east of Sidney on Highway 30. Lodgepole is home to the Lodgepole Depot Museum. This friendly town has a strong sense of community, and Old Settlers Days is hosted in Lodgepole on Labor Day weekend each year.


Potter Nebraska is located 18 miles west of Sidney on Highway 30. Potter is home to the legendary Tin Roof Sundae at the Potter Sundry and offers a unique opportunity to go duckpin bowling. Potter hosts great events like Potter CarBowl, Potter Days, and PNCC Potter 120 (an off-road race). Visit the Potter, Nebraska website to learn more about this community! Visit for more information.