Scotts Bluff National Monument, Nebraska Recreation Area Info & Images

Scotts Bluff National Monument Image Gallery

Directions

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.

Phone

(308) 436-9700

Activities

HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, HIKING

Campground Reservations

Nebraska Campgrounds

Hiking Trails

Nebraska Hiking Trails

Related Link(s)

More Nebraska Recreation Areas | Scotts Bluff National Monument Official Website | Scotts Bluff National Monument Map

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.