Gering, NE 69341
Visitors traveling east-west on Interstate 80 can exit at Kimball, Nebraska and drive 45 miles north on Highway 71. Follow National Park Service signs three miles west of Gering, Nebraska on Old Oregon Trail (State Highway 92 West). Visitors following Old Oregon Trail along the North Platte River using State Highway 26 or 92, should follow the National Park Service signs.
Summers at Scotts Bluff are generally dry and high temperatures are usually in the 80's and 90's, although they can reach above 100 on occasion. Hikers are strongly advised to carry water. Winter daytime temperatures are usually in the 40's or low 50's, with overnight lows below freezing and, on occasion, below 0 degrees Fahrenheit. Although it can be windy any time of the year, spring is the windiest season.
Scotts Bluff Entrance Fee - Per vehicle - $5.00
This fee covers 15 people in a personal vehicle for seven (7) days. Access to the visitor center/museum, trails and summit road during operating hours is included.
Scotts Bluff Entrance Fee - Per Motorcycle - $3.00
This fee covers up to two people on one motorcycle for seven days. It includes access to the visitor center/museum, trails and summit road during hours of operation.
Scotts Bluff Entrance Fee - Per Person - $3.00
This fee covers one person, over the age of 15 years old, who enters the park on foot or on a bicycle for seven days. It includes access to the visitor center/museum and trails during operating hours
Scotts Bluff Annual Pass - $15.00
The Scotts Bluff Annual Pass is valid for one year from purchase. It covers the card holder and everyone in their personal vehicle if they drive in. It covers the cardholder and three adults (over 15 years of age) if they walk in. Two people may sign the card and share it.