Scotts Bluff Oregon Trail

  • Oregon Trail marker in Scotts Bluff National Monument Nebraska.
  • Buffalo Bur (Solanum rostratrum) wildflower in Scotts Bluff National Monument.

Hiking

Dogs Yes

1 (miles)

 Easy

Out & Back

Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)

Nebraska

Oregon Trail is an easy kid friendly hike in Scotts Bluff National Monument. This trail is perfect for hikers looking to get a feel for what it was like common across the nation in covered wagons along the Oregon Trail. 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.

Red Tape

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

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