Canoeing Kayaking Tubing
Most visitors come to the Niobrara to float the river by canoe, tube, kayak or raft. Many camp overnight in various private campgrounds operated by individual outfitters, or at the campground in Smith Falls State Park.
The National Park Service does not endorse or promote specific private businesses. The following links are provided for your trip planning convenience:
River Guides - Downloadable PDF files:
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Did You Know?
Geologists have documented well over 200 waterfalls within the Niobrara River Valley. The tallest known falls is Smith Falls, which cascades 63 feet over a sandstone cliff. Click "More" to visit the Niobrara National Scenic River "Waterfalls & Springs" page. More...