• The Agate Fossil Hills where mammal fossils were excavated in the early 1900's

    Agate Fossil Beds

    National Monument Nebraska

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  • Labor Day Weekend

    Monday, September 1, 2014

    Hikes, talks and a cultural demonstrator fill the weekend with activities. More

  • Annual Star Gaze Party

    Friday, September 26, 2014

    Star gaze with the help of Astronomy Club and participate in daytime star programs. More

  • 2014 Fee Free days

    Saturday, September 27, 2014

    Fee Free days More

  • Annual Star Gaze Party

    Saturday, September 27, 2014

    Star gaze with the help of Astronomy Club and participate in daytime star programs. More

  • Public Lands Day event

    Saturday, September 27, 2014

    Special program to highlight our special lands. More

  • Public Lands Day event

    Saturday, September 27, 2014

    Special program to highlight our special lands. More

Did You Know?

Lakota families traveling from the Pine Ridge Reservation to visit at Agate Springs Ranch.

Lakota families traveled 150 miles by team and wagon to visit the Agate Springs Ranch. This trip took almost a week and they needed to carry a pass to leave the reservation where they lived. Many long time residents remember seeing the visiting American Indian dancers at the Agate Springs Ranch. More...