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Distance

0.5 miles

Trail Type

Loop

Trail Difficulty

Very Easy

Δ Elevation (FT)

Minimal

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Scotts Bluff North Overlook Trail

Nebraska

  • The moon rising over North Bluff in Scotts Bluff National Monument..
  • Thistle bloom in Scotts Bluff National Monument.
  • Showy Milkweed (Asclepias speciosa) in Scotts Bluff National Monument.

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Notes

North Overlook Trail is a very easy kid friendly and ADA accessible hike in Scotts Bluff National Monument. The monument says "the North Overlook trail provides an amazing view of the North Platte River valley, the badlands, and the cities of Scottsbluff and Gering." This hike is dog friendly so long as your furry friend is on leash. Scotts Bluff National Monument does not have a campground.

History

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

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

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