Article first published in Columbus Telegram Dec 28, 2020
A new vacation destination will be coming to the Columbus area in spring 2021 – River Land Cabins and Campground.
It’s the brainchild of realty couple Bob and Betty Earley, who own Earley Real Estate and Construction in Columbus. Three weeks before the devastating floods last year, they purchased 44 acres of land that is located east of Tailrace Park along the Platte River.
“Well, I guess we started it because we got an opportunity to buy the land that had been privately owned for probably about 30 years, and wasn’t developed at all,” Betty said, noting that the previous owner kept horses on the land.
The couple sold 20 acres of land, but kept 24.
Thanks to the floods, a big chunk of their land and 10 large trees washed away and they had to wait for some roads to get fixed before being able to go to the land…….. Continue reading the entire article here….