Hiking Trails in Scotts Bluff National Monument


Hiking Trails in Scotts Bluff National Monument

Scotts Bluff National Monument in western Nebraska is a history and outdoors lover’s paradise. Between 1843 and 1869 more than 250,000 people passed by the landmark on their way along the Oregon, California and Mormon Trails. The area was also used by the famed Pony Express. Today hikers can follow the wagon wheels and footprints of pioneers who settled the American West. The monument has trails for all abilities, from a short hike along the original Oregon Trail to the more challenging Saddle Rock Trail. Click any of the trails below for a complete hiking trail guide for every trail in Scotts Bluff National Monument.

Hiking Trails in Scotts Bluff National Monument

Hiking Trails in Scotts Bluff National Monument

Prairie View Trail at Scotts Bluff

Prairie View Trail is an easy kid friendly hike or mountain bike ride in Scotts Bluff National Monument that is great for wildflower lovers.

Scotts Bluff North Overlook Trail

North Overlook Trail is a very easy kid friendly and ADA accessible hike in Scotts Bluff National Monument.

Scotts Bluff Oregon Trail

Oregon Trail is an easy kid friendly hike in Scotts Bluff National Monument that gives visitors a sense of history.

Scotts Bluff South Overlook Trail

South Overlook Trail is a very easy kid friendly and ADA accessible hike in Scotts Bluff National Monument.

Saddle Rock Trail

Saddle Rock Trail is an easy kid friendly hike in Scotts Bluff National Monument.