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

    Niobrara

    National Scenic River Nebraska

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Information
Niobrara National Scenic River
214 W. US Highway 20
Valentine NE 69201

 

Site Bulletins

The following National Park Service publications are available for download in PDF format:

Niobrara National Scenic River official map

Geology - Details of the rock strata seen along the river.

River Characteristics:

Paddler's Chart - Brief descriptions of 6 stretches of the river.

River Guide 1 - Borman Bridge to Ft. Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge

River Guide 2 - Ft. Niobrara NWR to Berry Bridge

River Guide 3 - Berry Bridge to Brewer Bridge

River Guide 4 - Brewer Bridge to Rocky Ford

River Guide 5 - Rocky Ford to Norden Bridge

River Guide 6 - Norden Bridge to Meadville

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Did You Know?

Ice cliffs form when groundwater seeps from cliff faces and freezes

During the cold winter months when temperatures drop well below zero degrees F the Niobrara River freezes over in most places. Tall ice cliffs form on river bluffs and attract ice climbers to the Niobrara National Scenic River. More...