Saddle Rock Trail

  • Saddle Rock tunnel in Scotts Bluff National Monument, Nebraska.
  • Bee on a Gayfeather (Liatris spicata) wildflower in Scotts Bluff National Monument.


Dogs Yes

3.2 (miles)


Out & Back

~435 (+) (Elev. Δ - ft)


Saddle Rock Trail is an easy kid friendly hike in Scotts Bluff National Monument. This trail is perfect for visitors looking for a longer hike. Along the way watch for wildflowers and raptors in the sky. This hike is dog friendly so long as your furry friend is on leash. Scotts Bluff National Monument does not have a campground.


Between 1841 and 1869, more than 350,000 people traveled west past Scotts Bluff.

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Entrance Fee
Contact: Scotts Bluff National Monument 190276 Old Oregon Trail Gering, NE 69341

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