A Landmark for Many Peoples

Towering 800 feet above the North Platte River, Scotts Bluff has served as a landmark for peoples from Native Americans to emigrants on the Oregon, California and Mormon Trails to modern travelers. Rich with geological and paleontological history as well as human history, there is much to discover while exploring the 3,000 acres of Scotts Bluff National Monument.

Mitchell Pass at sunset

Sunset in Mitchell Pass

Today's road runs through Mitchell Pass just as the wagon ruts of the pioneers.

1975 miles, 9 national parks, 7 states

2016 American Solar Challenge

Join us on August 5 & 6 for the 2016 American Solar Challenge, hosted by the National Park Service and the Innovators Educational Foundation

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 27
Gering, NE 69341

Phone:

(308) 436-9700 x0

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