• The Niobrara National Scenic river comes alive with color in the fall.

    Niobrara

    National Scenic River Nebraska

Our Staff & Offices

Headquarters Office
Niobrara National Scenic River
214 W. Highway 20
Valentine, NE 69201
(402) 376-1901

Superintendent: Dan Foster
Chief of Visitor & Resource Protection: Stuart Schneider
Park Ranger, Protection: Andrew Branum
Chief of Interpretation: Sandi Kinzer
Park Ranger, Interpreter: Adrianne Johnson
Resource Mgmt Specialist: Pamela Sprenkle

Administration Office

Missouri National Recreation River
508 E 2nd Street
Yankton, SD 57078
(605) 665-0209

Administrative Officer: Laurie Wise
Administrative Assistant: Heidi Eckel

Serving both the Niobrara National Scenic River and the Missouri National Recreation River

Did You Know?

Surge flow usually occurs during winter and spring flows

The Niobrara exhibits an unusual pattern of wave action during higher water levels called surge flow. Waves up to three feet high form and migrate upriver for short periods of time before disappearing. Click "More" to visit the Niobrara National Scenic River "Hydrology" page. More...