Operating Hours & Seasons

Scotts Bluff National Monument is open seven days a week with the exception of Thanksgiving Day, December 25th, and January 1st.

Visitor Center Operating Hours

Summer Season - 8:00 a.m to 6:00 p.m.
Winter Season- 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Summit Road Operating Hours

Summer Season- 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.*
Winter Season- 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.*
All vehicles must be down from the Summit by 4:30 p.m.

*Summit Road access may be restricted at any time due to unsafe conditions including rock falls and weather related conditions. Feel free to call the park at (308) 436-9700 for updated conditions.

Trails and Picnic Area

Park trails and the picnic area are open from sunrise to sunset.

Last updated: June 5, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 27
Gering, NE 69341


(308) 436-9700

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