Located on the north side of town is the Burwell City Park. Burwell’s city park is bordered by the North Loup River and includes a number of enjoyable activities, including two tennis courts, a Frisbee Golf Course, a new playground, a baseball field and a fishing pond. Burwell’s City Park also includes picnic and camping facilities.
Also located in the Burwell City Park area is the Burwell Swimming Pool. The Burwell Swimming Pool facilities include two diving boards, a kiddie pool and locker room facility. The Burwell Swimming Pool is open daily Memorial Day Weekend – mid-August.