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

    Niobrara

    National Scenic River Nebraska

Guided Tours

Fort Falls Ranger-Guided Hike

Ranger programs are a fun way to learn about the nature of the Niobrara.

NPS Photo

June through August, scheduled Interpretive Ranger Programs are held at Smith Falls State Park (19 miles east of Valentine, NE) on Saturday evenings.

Ranger guided walks are provided at Fort Niobrara Wildlife Refuge (4 miles east of Valentine, NE) on Sunday mornings.

Check our Facebook page or in person at Smith Falls State Park or Fort Niobrara offices for program topics.

Did You Know?

Fog rises above the Niobrara River near Valentine, NE

The Niobrara River is the longest river in Nebraska (its total length is 535 miles and it begins in Wyoming). A segment of the middle Niobrara has been designated by Congress as a Wild and Scenic River. More...