Niobrara National Scenic River

National Park Service, Nebraska.

Find the peace of the Midwest winter on the Niobrara National Scenic River. Along the 76 miles of protected Wild and Scenic River corridor, you can find a calm winter abode to observe the winter waters flowing, wildlife roaming, and more than 200 waterfalls freezing into nature's art gallery. Meander through the canyons of the river, over trails, and through woods to find your escape this winter.

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Most visitors start their trip in the city of Valentine, Nebraska. Valentine is 76 miles south of I-90 (Murdo, SD Exit) on Hwy 83; or 130 miles north of I-80 (North Platte, NE Exit) on Hwy 83. The nearest major airports are in Rapid City, SD (220 miles); Denver, CO (391 miles); and Omaha, NE (300 miles)

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