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


    National Scenic River Nebraska

For Kids

Setting up a tent can be confusing, but there's help during the CAMP program.

Setting up a tent for the first time can be confusing, but there's help from the rangers during the CAMP program.

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Check out the Niobrara National Scenic River Junior Ranger Book, available at Smith Falls State Park Visitor Center this summer. Complete the activities for your age group and earn an official Junior Ranger Badge!

Never been camping before? Don't have the gear, or know what to do? Our Camping Adventure with My Parents (CAMP) overnight program is designed to introduce families to the fun of camping.

Want to check out other cool web activities. visit the National Park Service WebRangers site.

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...