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?
Six distinct ecosystems blend along 76 miles of river: eastern deciduous forest, Rocky Mountain montane forest, northern boreal forest, eastern tall-grass prairie, Sandhills mixed-grass and western short-grass prairie. Click "More" to visit the Niobrara National Scenic River "Nature & Science" page. More...