Ainsworth Municipal Golf Course. This is a 9-hole grass greens course with clubhouse located six miles west of Ainsworth on Highway 20.
|Swimming||130-capacity pool located in the East City Park.|
|Tennis||Two lighted courts in the East City Park.|
|Sand Volleyball||Court available in the East City Park.|
|Horseshoes||24 regulation, lighted courts in the East City Park, home of the 1986 and 1998 World Horseshoe Tournament.|
Excellent fishing at nearby Pine Creek (trout), Plum Creek (trout), Keller Park, and sandhill lakes (pan fish). The Niobrara River, located 15 miles north of Ainsworth, has catfish.
|Hunting||Deer, antelope, pheasant, quail, grouse, dove, duck, and turkey are available in the immediate area.|
|Boating||Numerous nearby sandhill lakes provide pleasure in the summer for boaters and water skiers. In addition to natural lakes, Merritt Reservoir and Calamus Reservoir are also available for boating, fishing, and water skiing. Canoe trips are popular on the Niobrara River, just north of Ainsworth.|
Keller State Park and Long Pine State Recreation Area offer camping. State park permits are required. An RV Dump is located at the Ainsworth East City Park.
|Museums||Sellors Barton Museum holds historical artifacts and an interpretive display about the Sandhills. The Brown County Historical Society Coleman House and Dixon House contain clothing, furniture, memorabilia, a genealogical file, and other Brown County historical information.|